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
Origin: [F., fr. OF. flambe flame, for flamble, from L. flammula a little flame, dim. of flamma flame. See Flame.]
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.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
flam′bō, n. a flaming torch:—pl. Flam′beaux (′bōz). [Fr., flambe—L. flamma.]
The numerical value of flambeau in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of flambeau in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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