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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Here’s some love related French vocabulary to brush up on before this romantic day:


Je t’aime – I love you

Je t’aime bien – I like you

Je t’aime beacoup – I like you very much

Avoir un coeur d’artchaut – to fall easily in love

Un coup de foudre – love at first sight

Poser un lapin a quelqu’un – to stand someone up

être jeté comme une veille chaussette – to get dumped

Faire motié-motié – to split the bill


les amoureux – lovers

l’amour – love

un cadeau – a present, gift

un ballotin de chocolats – a box of chocolates

des fleurs – flowers

un bouquet de fleurs – a bouquet of flowers

un bijou – a jewel

des bonbons – candy

petit ami – boyfriend

petite amie – girlfriend

sois mon valentin – be my valentine (masculine)

sois ma valentine – be my valentine (feminine)

bisou – kiss

aimer – to love/like

se fiancer – to get engaged

éposuer – to marry

flirter – to flirt

se bécoter – to smooch/kiss


For more Valentine’s Day themed French vocabulary, you can check out our post from last year here.


Wishing you all a day full of love!