calice

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

calice (plural calices)

  1. Obsolete form of chalice.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin calix, calicem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

calice m (plural calices)

  1. chalice

Interjection[edit]

calice

  1. (Quebec, slang) Alternative form of câlisse

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin calix, calicem.

Noun[edit]

calice m (plural calici)

  1. cup or goblet (for drinking)
  2. chalice

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Latin calyx, calycem.

Noun[edit]

calice m (plural calici)

  1. (botany, anatomy) calyx

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

calice

  1. ablative singular of calix

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

calice m (oblique plural calices, nominative singular calices, nominative plural calice)

  1. (chiefly Christianity) chalice