chalet

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Swiss French, from Franco-Provençal çhalè ‘herdsman’s hut in the mountains’, from Old Franco-Provençal chaslet, diminutive of chasel ‘farmhouse’, from Late Latin casalis ‘house-like, house-related’, from Latin casa ‘house’.

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chalet (plural chalets)

  1. An alpine style of wooden building with a sloping roof and overhanging eaves.
    • 2013 January 1, Brian Hayes, “Father of Fractals”, American Scientist, volume 101, number 1, page 62: 
      Toward the end of the war, Benoit was sent off on his own with forged papers; he wound up working as a horse groom at a chalet in the Loire valley. Mandelbrot describes this harrowing youth with great sangfroid.

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French[edit]

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From Franco-Provençal çhalè ‘herdsman’s hut in the mountains’, from Old Franco-Provençal chaslet, diminutive of chasel ‘farmhouse’, from Late Latin casalis ‘house-like, house-related’, from Latin casa ‘house’.

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chalet m (plural chalets)

  1. chalet

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Italian[edit]

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Borrowing from French chalet

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chalet m (invariable)

  1. chalet

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English chalet, from Swiss French chalet, from Franco-Provençal çhalè, from Old Franco-Provençal chaslet, diminutive of chasel, from Late Latin casalis, from Latin casa.

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chalet

  1. chalet (wooden house)

Spanish[edit]

chalet

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French chalet

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chalet m (plural chalets)

  1. cottage, chalet

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