chambre

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See also: chambré and chàmbre

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

chambre (plural chambres)

  1. Alternative spelling of chamber

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French chambre, from cambre, from Latin camera (room), from Ancient Greek καμάρα (kamára, something with an arched cover: a covered wagon, a covered boat, a vaulted chamber). Doublet of caméra.

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Noun[edit]

chambre f (plural chambres)

  1. A chamber in its various senses, including:
    1. A room.
    2. A hotel room.
    3. A bedroom.
    4. A house of a parliament.

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French chambre.

Noun[edit]

chambre (plural chambres)

  1. room; chamber

Norman[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chambre, from Old French chambre, from Latin camera.

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Noun[edit]

chambre f (plural chambres)

  1. (Jersey) bedroom

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Noun[edit]

chambre c (plural chambres)

  1. room (division in a building)

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin camera.

Noun[edit]

chambre f (oblique plural chambres, nominative singular chambre, nominative plural chambres)

  1. room
  2. chamber (of a building)
  3. bedroom, sleeping quarters

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