[ fraw-mazh ]
/ frɔˈmaʒ /

noun French. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for fromage

Word Origin and History for fromage



French for "cheese," from French fromage, formage (13c.), from Medieval Latin formaticum (cf. Italian formaggio), a derivation from Latin forma "shape, form, mold" (cf Medieval Latin casei forma; see form (v.)).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper