fromage

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French froumaige, formage, from Old French fromage. Romance cognates such as formatge, Italian formaggio all borrowed from Old French.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fʁɔ.maʒ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑʒ

Noun[edit]

fromage m (plural fromages)

  1. cheese

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French fromage, from Vulgar Latin, Late Latin formāticum, from Latin formō, formāre (shape, form, fashion, format, verb).

Noun[edit]

fromage m (plural fromages)

  1. (Guernsey) cheese

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Late Latin fōrmāticum (8th c. glosses), short for cāseus fōrmāticus (form cheese), from Latin fōrma (form, mold).

Noun[edit]

fromage m (oblique plural fromages, nominative singular fromages, nominative plural fromage)

  1. cheese

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