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French Bedroom Vocabulary

French Bedroom Vocabulary

Lexique de la chambre à coucher

Here you will find a complete list of vocabulary words for things you’ll find in the bedroom in French. Overall these words are unique to French and not borrowed from the English language. Similar to people in America, Canada and the UK, the French take great pride in their bedrooms’ decor and often feature beautiful duvet covers (les couvettes) and bedspreads (le couvre-lit).

Image: bedroom
  • la chambre bedroom
  • le lit bed
  • l’armoire wordrobe
  • la table de nuit nightstand
  • le matelas mattress
  • l’oreiller pillow
  • la lampe de chevet bedside lamp
  • la tête de lit headboard
  • la commode bureau
  • le tiroir drawer
  • le miroir mirror
  • la coiffeuse dressing table
  • le linge linen
  • la taille d’oreiller pillowcase
  • le drap sheet
  • la couvette duvet
  • la frange du lit valance
  • l’édredon quilt
  • la couverture blanket
  • le lit simple single bed
  • le grand lit double bed
  • le pied de lit footboard
  • le ressort springs
  • la couverture chauffante electric blanket
  • le tapis carpet
  • se lever to wake up/get up
  • faire le lit to make the bed
  • le réveille alarm clock
  • arranger la chambre to make the room
  • la boutillotte hot-water bottle
  • la boîte de kleenex tissue box
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