cavalerie

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from French cavalerie, from Italian cavalleria.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌkaː.vaː.ləˈri/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧va‧le‧rie
  • Rhymes: -i

Noun[edit]

cavalerie f (plural cavaleries)

  1. cavalry (part of the military that is on horseback)
    Synonyms: ruiterij

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian cavalleria[1]. Compare Old French chevalerie.

Noun[edit]

cavalerie f (plural cavaleries)

  1. cavalry

References[edit]

  1. ^ Picoche, Jacqueline; Jean-Claude Rolland (2009), “cheval”, in Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert

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