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ˈflæm boʊflam·beau

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flambeaunoun

    a flaming torch (such as are used in processions at night)

Wiktionary

  1. flambeaunoun

    A burning torch, especially one carried in procession.

    Etymology: From flambeau.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flambeaunoun

    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

    Etymology: [F., fr. OF. flambe flame, for flamble, from L. flammula a little flame, dim. of flamma flame. See Flame.]

Freebase

  1. Flambeau

    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

  1. Flambeau

    flam′bō, n. a flaming torch:—pl. Flam′beaux (′bōz). [Fr., flambe—L. flamma.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. flambeau

    A kind of torch made of thick wicks, covered with wax, and used in the streets at night, at illuminations and in processions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flambeau in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flambeau in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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