boulle vs buhl what difference

what is difference between boulle and buhl

English

Etymology

After André Charles Boulle.

Noun

boulle (usually uncountable, plural boulles)

  1. (woodworking) Alternative form of buhl
    • 2004, Alan Hollinghurst, The Line of Beauty, (Bloomsbury Publishing, paperback edition, 429, 2005)
      The boulle clock ticked, with mindless vigilance.

Anagrams

  • lobule


English

Alternative forms

  • boulle, boule

Etymology

A pronunciation spelling of Boulle, a French woodcarver.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /buːl/

Noun

buhl (usually uncountable, plural buhls)

  1. (woodworking) A particularly decorative piece of brass or other material, used as inlay in furniture or other works.
  2. Furniture having ornamentation of this kind.

Derived terms

  • buhl work
  • buhlwork

Anagrams

  • bluh

Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial