[sha-toh; French shah-toh] /ʃæˈtoʊ; French ʃɑˈtoʊ/
noun, plural châteaux
[sha-tohz; French shah-toh] /ʃæˈtoʊz; French ʃɑˈtoʊ/ (Show IPA), châteaus.
(in France) a castle or fortress.
a stately residence imitating a distinctively French castle.
a country estate, especially a fine one, in France or elsewhere on the Continent.
(often initial capital letter) a winegrower’s estate, especially in the Bordeaux region of France: often used as part of the name of a wine.
/ˈʃætəʊ; French ʃɑto/
noun (pl) -teaux (-təʊ; -təʊz; French) (-to), -teaus
a country house, castle, or manor house, esp in France
(in Quebec) the residence of a seigneur or (formerly) a governor
(in the name of a wine) estate or vineyard
c.1739, from French château, from Old French chastel (12c.), from Latin castellum “castle” (see castle (n.)).
[shat-l-eyn; French shahtuh-lan] /ˈʃæt lˌeɪn; French ʃɑtəˈlɛ̃/ noun, plural chatelains [shat-l-eynz; French shahtuh-lan] /ˈʃæt lˌeɪnz; French ʃɑtəˈlɛ̃/ (Show IPA) 1. a castellan. /ˈʃætəˌleɪn; French ʃɑtlɛ̃/ noun 1. the keeper or governor of a castle
[shat-l-eyn; French shahtuh-len] /ˈʃæt lˌeɪn; French ʃɑtəˈlɛn/ noun, plural chatelaines [shat-l-eynz; French shahtuh-len] /ˈʃæt lˌeɪnz; French ʃɑtəˈlɛn/ (Show IPA) 1. the mistress of a castle. 2. the mistress of an elegant or fashionable household. 3. a hooklike clasp or a chain for suspending keys, trinkets, scissors, a watch, etc., worn at the waist by women. […]
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[chat-uh m] /ˈtʃæt əm/ noun 1. 1st Earl of, . 2. a city in N Kent, in SE England. 3. a city in SW Ontario, in S Canada, near Lake St. Clair. /ˈtʃætəm/ noun 1. a town in SE England, in N Kent on the River Medway: formerly royal naval dockyard. Pop: 73 468 (2001) […]