Thermidor

[ thur-mi-dawr; French ter-mee-dawr ]
/ ˈθɜr mɪˌdɔr; French tɛr miˈdɔr /

noun

Also called Fervidor. (in the French Revolutionary calendar) the 11th month of the year, extending from July 19 to August 17.
(sometimes lowercase) lobster thermidor.

Origin of Thermidor

1820–30; < French < Greek thérm(ē) heat + dôr(on) gift; cf. -i-
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Thermidor

/ French (tɛrmidɔr) /

noun

the month of heat: the eleventh month of the French revolutionary calendar, extending from July 20 to Aug 18Also: Fervidor

Word Origin for Thermidor

C19: from French, from Greek thermē heat + dōron gift
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