RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Late 19th century after French verre de fougère, a certain quality grade of wine glasses, made from fougère (fern) ash, manufactered particularly in the town Fougères having its name from abundance in fern and later a glassware industry by reason of this fern presence.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

фуже́р (fužérm inan (genitive фуже́ра, nominative plural фуже́ры, genitive plural фуже́ров)

  1. tall wine glass

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Šanskij, N. M. (2004), “фужер”, in Školʹnyj etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [School Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Drofa