garde-magasin etymology

French word garde-magasin comes from French garder, French magasin

Detailed word origin of garde-magasin

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
garder French (fra) (pronominal) to be careful (de faire not to do). (transitive) to guard. (transitive) to keep; to retain; to store; to save.
magasin French (fra) (Louisiana French, ) barn. Magazine (repository of armaments, or part of a weapon). Shop, store.
garde-magasin French (fra) (military) ≈ quartermaster.

Words with the same origin as garde-magasin

Descendants of garder
garde-chasse garde-robe gardeur regard