chaire

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Old French chaiere, from Latin cathedra ‎(seat), from Ancient Greek καθέδρα ‎(kathédra).

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chaire f ‎(plural chaires)

  1. pulpit
  2. rostrum
  3. chair (of university)
  4. throne (of the pope)

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Middle French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French chaiere, from Latin cathedra ‎(seat), from Ancient Greek καθέδρα ‎(kathédra).

Noun[edit]

chaire f (plural chaires)

  1. chair (item of furniture)
    • 1552, François Rabelais, Le Tiers Livre:
      Apportez moy a ce bout de table une chaire.
      Bring me a chair to the end of this table.

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Old Irish[edit]

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chaire

  1. Lenited form of caire.