dorure etymology

French word dorure comes from French dorer, French -ure (Used to form nouns describing the result of an action.)

Detailed word origin of dorure

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dorer French (fra) (cooking) to brown, to give food a golden colour by adding an egg yolk.. To brighten up, to brighten something to give it a golden colour.. To gild; to coat something in gold.
-ure French (fra) Used to form nouns describing the result of an action.
dorure French (fra) Gilt, gilding.

Words with the same origin as dorure

Descendants of dorer
dorage
Descendants of -ure
allure blessure brochure brûlure candidature carrure chaussure chevelure chlorure coupure cyanure doublure déchirure envergure fourrure friture gravure moisissure piqûre procédure raclure sciure tournure usure égratignure