Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *quadrellus from Classical Latin quadrus.

NounEdit

quarel m (oblique plural quareaus or quareax or quariaus or quariax or quarels, nominative singular quareaus or quareax or quariaus or quariax or quarels, nominative plural quarel)

  1. square block of stone
  2. square-headed bolt for a crossbow

DescendantsEdit

  • English: quarrel (sense: diamond-shape)
  • French: carreau

VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *quadrellus from Classical Latin quadrus. Compare Italian quadrello.

NounEdit

quarel m (plural quarei)

  1. brick