alose

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French, from Latin alosa or alausa.

Noun[edit]

alose (plural aloses)

  1. A fish, the European shad (Alosa alosa); the allice or allis.
  2. The American shad (Alosa sapidissima).

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French[edit]

alose (Alosa fallax}
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Etymology[edit]

From Gaulish *alausa

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Noun[edit]

alose f (plural aloses)

  1. shad (fishes of the herring family)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

alose f

  1. plural form of alosa

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