[French boo-dan nwar]
- See under boudin.
Origin of boudin noir
< French: black sausage
- a blood sausage (boudin noir) or sometimes a white sausage (boudin blanc), made of chicken, pork, or veal.
Origin of boudin
1795–1805, Americanism; < Louisiana French, French: sausage; Old French, of obscure origin
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- a French version of a black pudding
Word Origin for boudin
- Eugène (øʒɛn). 1824–98, French painter: one of the first French landscape painters to paint in the open air; a forerunner of impressionism
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