escalope

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French escalope. Compare scallop.

Noun[edit]

Sable three escalopes argent

escalope (plural escalopes)

  1. A thin slice of meat, especially veal or poultry.
  2. (heraldry) A charge (depiction) of the scallop.

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

escalope f (plural escalopes)

  1. an escalope, a thin slice of especially white meat

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French escale, from Frankish *skallija. Doublet of écaille (scale).

Noun[edit]

escalope f (oblique plural escalopes, nominative singular escalope, nominative plural escalopes)

  1. shell (hard outer covering)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: escalope, scallop
  • French: escalope
  • Norman: scalope (Jersey)