- the walleye or pike perch of North America.
Origin of doré1
1765–75; < Canadian French: literally, gilded, French < Late Latin deaurātus; see dorado
- a mixture of gold and silver in cast bars, as bullion.
Origin of doré2
< French: literally, gilded; < Late Latin deaurātus; see dorado
[daw-rey; French daw-rey]
- (Paul) Gus·tave [pawl gy-stav] /pɔl güˈstav/, 1832?–83, French painter, illustrator, and sculptor.
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Word Origin for doré
C18: from French, gilded; see dory
- (Paul) Gustave (ɡystav). 1832–83, French illustrator, whose style tended towards the grotesque. He illustrated the Bible, Dante's Inferno, Cervantes' Don Quixote, and works by Rabelais
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