baguet vs baguette what difference

what is difference between baguet and baguette

English

Noun

baguet (plural baguets)

  1. (architecture, zoology) Alternative form of baguette

Anagrams

  • tubage

Spanish

Noun

baguet f (plural baguets)

  1. Alternative form of baguete


English

Etymology

Borrowed from French baguette (stick), from Italian bacchetta.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bæˈɡɛt/

Noun

baguette (plural baguettes)

  1. A narrow, relatively long rectangular shape.
  2. A gem cut in such a shape.
  3. A variety of bread that is long and narrow in shape.
  4. (architecture) A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.
  5. (zoology) One of the minute bodies seen in the divided nucleoli of some Infusoria after conjugation.
  6. (ethnic slur, mildly offensive, slang) A French person, or a person of French descent.
    Synonym: frog

Synonyms

  • (bread): freedom bread (US politics, humorous, rare), French bread (informal), French stick

Translations

References


French

Etymology

Borrowed from Italian bacchetta.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ba.ɡɛt/

Noun

baguette f (plural baguettes)

  1. stick, rod, any long thin object
  2. (food) baguette, French stick
  3. chopstick
  4. (music) drumstick; (conductor’s) baton
  5. wand
  6. (firearms) gun-stick, rod for stuffing the gun with ammunition
  7. (Louisiana, Cajun French) the barrel of a gun

Derived terms

Descendants

Further reading

  • “baguette” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Spanish

Alternative forms

  • baguete, baguet

Etymology

From French baguette.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /baˈɡet/, [baˈɣ̞et̪]

Noun

baguette f (plural baguettes)

  1. baguette, French bread (a long, narrow, parbaked bread)

Usage notes

  • In Spain, a baguette tends to refer only to a long, narrow, parbaked and poor quality baguette in supermarkets. While a barra de pan is the rest of baguettes and baked in bakeries.

Further reading

  • “baguette” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swedish

Etymology

From French baguette.

Noun

baguette c

  1. baguette (bread)
    Synonym: pain riche

Further reading

  • baguette in Svensk ordbok.

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