cheval

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French. See cavalcade.

Noun[edit]

cheval (plural chevaux)

  1. (obsolete) A horse; hence, a support or frame.

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin caballus, of Gaulish origin.

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Noun[edit]

cheval m (plural chevaux)

  1. horse
  2. horsepower
  3. (slang) tall and slim woman, beautiful woman
  4. (slang) horse, H (narcotic)

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

cheval m (plural chevaux or chevaulx)

  1. horse

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin caballus.

Noun[edit]

cheval m (oblique plural chevals or chevax or chevaus, nominative singular chevals or chevax or chevaus, nominative plural cheval)

  1. horse

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