Definitions for flambeauˈflæm boʊ
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flam•beauˈflæm boʊ(n.)(pl.)-beaux; -beaus.
a flaming torch.
a large ornamental candlestick.
Origin of flambeau:
1625–35; < F: torch
a flaming torch (such as are used in processions at night)
A burning torch, especially one carried in procession.
Origin: From flambeau.
a flaming torch, esp. one made by combining together a number of thick wicks invested with a quick-burning substance (anciently, perhaps, wax; in modern times, pitch or the like); hence, any torch
Flambeau is a town in Price County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 535 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated community of Lugerville is located in the town.
Translations for flambeau
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a piece of wood etc set on fire and carried as a light.
- tochaPortuguese (BR)
- die FackelGerman
- δάδα, πυρσόςGreek
- fakelas, deglasLithuanian
- pochodeň, fakľaSlovak
- 火把Chinese (Trad.)
- смолоскип, факелUkrainian
- مشعل، فليتہUrdu
- ngọn đuốcVietnamese
- 火把Chinese (Simp.)
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