See also: echarpe, écharpe, and écharpé

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Middle French escharpe, possibly from Frankish *skirpja or of other Germanic origin (compare Old Norse skreppa(small bag, wallet, satchel)). Alternatively from Medieval Latin scirpa(little woven bag of rushes), from Latin scirpus(rush, bullrush).

NounEdit

êcharpe f ‎(plural êcharpes)

  1. (Jersey) scarf

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