Is Abeille masculine or feminine?

l’abeille –> From this it’s impossible to deduce the gender because l’ could be either la or le. Therefore if you write une, the gender is clearly feminine. Same goes for âne being masculine.

Are wool carder bees aggressive?

Male wool carder bees are notorious for their aggressive behavior defending floral resources for the females.

Is bee masculine or feminine in French?

bee n. abeille nf. Ex : fille – nf > On dira “la fille” ou “une fille”.

Why are they called carder bees?

Anthidium manicatum, commonly called the European wool carder bee is a species of bee in the family Megachilidae, the leaf-cutter bees or mason bees. They get the name “carder” from their behaviour of scraping hair from leaves such as lamb’s ears (Stachys byzantina).

How do you pronounce L Abeille?


  1. IPA: /a.bɛj/
  2. Audio (France, Paris) (file)
  3. (Montreal) IPA: /a.bɛːj/
  4. Audio (Canada, Montreal) (file)
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  6. Homophone: abeilles.

What is the meaning of une Abeille in English?

British English: bee /biː/ NOUN.

Do wool carder bees pollinate?

The wool carder bee is a pollinator. “We tend to think of all exotic species of insects as being pests,” Kimsey wrote.

Are carder bees solitary?

The most common solitary bees are masonry bees (Osmia spp), mining bees (Andrena spp) and the common carder bee (Bombus pascuorum). Give them the right shelter and plants to feed on, and you will see them happily buzzing round your growing area.

What is alligator French?

grand crocodile, le ~ (m) Noun. alligator, le ~ (m) Noun.

What do carder bees eat?

They will feed on many flowers including labiates like Lamb’s-ear, Black horehound, and legumes like vetches and Bird’s foot trefoil. The females prefer to harvest fibres from hairy plants such as Lamb’s-ear, Great Mullein and Yarrow, which is where males are more likely to be encountered.