cuisine

See also: cuisiné

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French cuisine (cooking, culinary art, kitchen), from Vulgar Latin *cocina, from Latin coquina. Doublet of kitchen.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kwɪˈziːn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːn

NounEdit

cuisine (countable and uncountable, plural cuisines)

  1. (countable, uncountable) A characteristic style of preparing food, often associated with a place of origin.
    French cuisine is considered to be one of the world's most refined and elegant styles of cooking.
    The restaurant is noted for its excellent cuisine.
  2. (uncountable) Synonym of culinary art: The art of preparing food, generally.
  3. (countable, dated) A kitchen or cooking department.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French cuisine, from Old French cuisine, from Vulgar Latin *cocīna, from Latin coquīna. Doublet with keuken.

NounEdit

cuisine f (uncountable)

  1. cuisine; a characteristic style of preparing food, often associated with a place of origin
    Synonym: keuken

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French cuisine, from Vulgar Latin *cocīna, from Latin coquīna, whence also Catalan cuina, Galician cociña, Italian cucina, Portuguese cozinha, Spanish cocina, and ultimately English kitchen, Dutch keuken and German Küche.

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cuisine f (plural cuisines)

  1. kitchen
    Brian est dans la cuisine
    Brian is in the kitchen.
  2. cuisine
    J’aime la cuisine française.
    I like French cooking.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Haitian Creole: lakizin
  • English: cuisine
  • Malagasy: lakozy

VerbEdit

cuisine

  1. inflection of cuisiner:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further readingEdit

Albanian language must be considered here since kuzinë in albanian language literary in translation means "where you cook".

Ku - Where, Zinë or Zien - Cook