Montgolfier

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

French Montgolfier

Proper noun[edit]

Montgolfier (plural Montgolfiers)

  1. A surname from French.
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Etymology 2[edit]

After the French Montgolfier brothers, who first constructed and sent up a balloon of this kind in 1783.

Noun[edit]

Montgolfier (plural Montgolfiers)

  1. (dated) Ellipsis of Montgolfier balloon.: a hot-air balloon.
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French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Montgolfier ?

  1. a surname, Montgolfier

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: Montgolfier