pommade

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See also: pommadé

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pommade (countable and uncountable, plural pommades)

  1. Obsolete form of pomade.

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian pomata, from pomo (apple), as such ointments were originally made from apples, from Latin pōmum.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pommade f (plural pommades)

  1. ointment (a thick viscous preparation for application to the skin, often containing medication)
  2. pomade (such a substance used for hair styling)

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: pomada
  • English: pomade
  • German: Pomade
  • Romanian: pomadă
  • Russian: помада (pomada)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “pomade”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.

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