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
Descendants of -ure
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