champignon

See also: Champignon and champigñón

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French champignon.

NounEdit

champignon (plural champignons)

  1. Agaricus bisporus, the mushroom species most commonly used in cooking

SynonymsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French champignon.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

champignon m (plural champignons, diminutive champignonnetje n)

  1. champignon or Agaricus bisporus

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *campaniolus (grows in the field), from Late Latin campaneus (pertaining to fields), from Latin campania (level country).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

champignon m (plural champignons)

  1. mushroom
  2. fungus in general
  3. (colloquial) accelerator pedal
    Pousse sur le champignon !
    Put your foot down!

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • fongus m

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • champinhom (rare)
  • champinhão (rare)

NounEdit

champignon m (plural champignons)

  1. champignon (Agaricus bisporus, a small, edible mushroom)
Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 20:33