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flagon

[flag-uh n] /ˈflæg ən/
noun
1.
a large bottle for wine, liquors, etc.
2.
a container for holding liquids, as for use at table, especially one with a handle, a spout, and usually a cover.
Origin of flagon
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English, variant of flakon < Middle French fla(s)con < Late Latin flascōn- (stem of flascō) flask1
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flagon

/ˈflæɡən/
noun
1.
a large bottle of wine, cider, etc
2.
a vessel having a handle, spout, and narrow neck
Word Origin
C15: from Old French flascon, from Late Latin flascō, probably of Germanic origin; see flask
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Word Origin and History for flagon
n.

mid-15c., from Middle French flacon, Old French flascon, from Late Latin flasconem (nominative flasco) "bottle" (see flask).

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