[French ka-lesh; English kuh-lesh]
Origin of calèche
From French, dating back to 1660–70; see origin at calash
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Examples from the Web for caleche
But, pray, don't mind your luggage, for my caleche is loaded.The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete
Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
Well, then, as I am going thither, perhaps you will accept of a seat in my caleche?The Daltons, Volume I (of II)
Charles James Lever
Behind the caleche galloped the suite and a convoy of Croats.
Almost at the head of the line she could see the raised hood of Prince Andrew's caleche.
A small black and white spaniel followed the caleche, yapping.Letters from America
- a variant of calash
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