panade

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

panade (plural panades)

  1. (obsolete) A dagger.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?) ("Ay by his belt he baar a long panade" Modern english translation: "And on his belt he bore a long panade" from line 9 from "The Reves Tale" in the Canterbury Tales, by Geoffrey Chaucer, Bantam Classic edition)
  2. Alternative form of panada. (paste made with bread)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Provençal panada

Noun[edit]

panade f (plural panades)

  1. A soup boiled in water from bread, butter, sometimes also egg yolk and milk
  2. A paste, typically made of milk and bread
  3. (figuratively) A state or experience of misery, poverty

References[edit]

  • Nouveau Petit Larousse illustré. Dictionnaire encyclopédique. Paris, Librairie Larousse, 1952, 146th edition

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