Mornay [maw r- ney for 1; mawr- ney for 2] EXAMPLES | noun Also called Duplessis-Mornay. Phi·lippe de , [fee- leep d uh] /fiˈlip də/ Sei·gneur du Ples·sis-Mar·ly , [se- ny d œ r y ple-see-m a r- lee] /sɛˈnyœr dü plɛ si marˈli/ , Pope of the Huguenots 1549–1623, French statesman and Protestant leader. ( Also called often lowercase) Mornay sauce. a béchamel, or white sauce, containing cheese, especially Parmesan and Gruyère.
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Examples from the Web for mornay Historical Examples of mornay Mornay had made up his mind to serve forever a king who had saved his country.
You will know to-morrow; meanwhile, lie down there on those cushions on my left; here is
Mornay snoring already at my right. Mornay said nothing; he was proud of his pupil, but from time to time he tried to place himself before him. Mornay, would it not be sweet to leave all this fret and fume, and ride away to the green woods by Coarraze?' Mornay by chance one day entered the cabinet of the king, where his enemies were busy in their cabals. British Dictionary definitions for mornay adjective (often immediately postpositive) denoting a cheese sauce used in several dishes eggs mornay Word Origin for mornay
perhaps named after Philippe de
Mornay, Seigneur du Plessis-Marly (1549–1623), French Huguenot leader noun Philippe de (filip də), Seigneur du Plessis-Marly. 1549–1623, French Huguenot leader Also: Duplessis-Mornay
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