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EtymologyEdit

French. See cavalcade.

NounEdit

cheval (plural chevaux)

  1. (obsolete) A horse; hence, a support or frame.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for cheval in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin caballus (horse), from Latin caballus (pack horse), of Gaulish origin.

NounEdit

cheval m (plural chevôx, feminine èga)

  1. horse

FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French cheval, from Old French cheval, from Late Latin caballus (horse), from Latin caballus (pack horse), of Gaulish origin.

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NounEdit

cheval m (plural chevaux, feminine jument)

  1. horse
  2. horsepower
  3. (slang) tall and slim woman, beautiful woman (only in the feminine form, jument)
  4. (slang) horse, H (narcotic)

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French cheval.

NounEdit

cheval m (plural chevaux or chevaulx)

  1. horse

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin caballus (horse), from Latin caballus (pack horse), of Gaulish origin.

NounEdit

cheval m (oblique plural chevaus or chevax or chevals, nominative singular chevaus or chevax or chevals, nominative plural cheval)

  1. horse

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