What does valet mean?

Definitions for valetvæˈleɪ, ˈvæl ɪt, ˈvæl eɪ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word valet.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. valet, valet de chambre, gentleman, gentleman's gentleman, man(verb)

    a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer

    "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"

  2. valet(verb)

    serve as a personal attendant to

Wiktionary

  1. valet(Noun)

    A man's personal male attendant, responsible for his clothes and appearance.

  2. valet(Noun)

    A hotel employee performing such duties for guests.

  3. valet(Noun)

    (professional wrestling) A female performer in professional wrestling, acting as either a manager or personal chaperone; often used to attract and titillate male members of the audience.

  4. valet(Noun)

    A female chaperone who accompanies a man, and is usually not married to him.

  5. valet(Noun)

    A person employed to clean or park cars.

  6. valet(Noun)

    A wooden stand on which to hold clothes and accessories in preparation for dressing.

  7. valet(Verb)

    To clean and service (a car), as a valet does.

  8. Origin: French; related to vassal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valet(noun)

    a male waiting servant; a servant who attends on gentleman's person; a body servant

  2. Valet(noun)

    a kind of goad or stick with a point of iron

  3. Origin: [F. valet, OF. vallet, varlet, vaslet. See Varlet, and Vassal.]

Freebase

  1. Valet

    Valet and varlet are terms for male servants who serve as personal attendants to their employer. In the Middle Ages and Ancien Regime valet de chambre was a role for junior courtiers and specialists such as artists in a royal court, but the plain term most often refers to a normal servant responsible for the clothes and personal belongings of an employer, and making minor arrangements.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Valet

    val′et, or val′ā, n. a man-servant, esp. one who attends on a gentleman's person.—v.t. to act as valet to.—n. Valet de place, in France, one who offers his services as guide, messenger, &c. for hire, esp. to strangers. [O. Fr.,—vaslet, later also varlet—Low L. vassalettus, dim. of vassalis, a vassal.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of valet in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of valet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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Translations for valet

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • خادمةArabic
  • Diener, Putzer, KammerdienerGerman
  • παρκαδόροςGreek
  • edecán, mánagerSpanish
  • miespalvelija, kamaripalvelija, hotellipalvelijaFinnish
  • valet, majordome, valet de chambre, chaperon, duègne, voiturierFrench
  • inasHungarian
  • parcheggiatoreItalian
  • личен слугаMacedonian
  • gezelschapsdameDutch
  • valetPortuguese
  • денщик, ординарец, [[гостиничный]] [[работник]], вешалка, слуга, дуэнья, камердинерRussian

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