chaudron

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

chaudron (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Alternative form of chawdron (entrails)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French chaudron, chaulderon, from Old French chauderon, chaudron (cf. the northern variant caudron, whence English cauldron), from chaud(ière) +‎ -eron (see -on), or a derivative of Late Latin caldaria or Latin caldarium. Compare Italian calderone, Portuguese caldeirão, Spanish calderón.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ʃo.dʁɔ̃/

Noun[edit]

chaudron m (plural chaudrons)

  1. cauldron
  2. (Quebec) pot

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Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French chauderon.

Noun[edit]

chaudron m (plural chaudrons)

  1. cauldron (large metal cooking pot)

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