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NounEdit

chaudron (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Alternative form of chawdron (entrails)

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French chaudron, chaulderon, from Old French chauderon, chaudron (cf. the northern variant caudron, whence English cauldron), from chaud(ière) +‎ -eron (see -on), or a derivative of Late Latin caldaria or Latin caldarium. Compare Italian calderone, Portuguese caldeirão, Spanish calderón.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃo.dʁɔ̃/
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NounEdit

chaudron m (plural chaudrons)

  1. cauldron
  2. (Quebec) pot

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Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French chauderon.

NounEdit

chaudron m (plural chaudrons)

  1. cauldron (large metal cooking pot)

DescendantEdit