eau de Cologne

[ oh duh kuh-lohn ]
/ ˌoʊ də kəˈloʊn /

noun

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Origin of eau de Cologne

First recorded in 1795–1805
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eau de Cologne
/ (əʊ də kəˈləʊn) /

noun

Word Origin for eau de Cologne

French, literally: water of Cologne
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