Origin of Calvadosafter Calvados, department in northwestern France, where chiefly distilled
A French brandy made from apples.
Origin of calvadosFrench after Calvados , a department of northwest France
(countable and uncountable, plural calvadoses)
From the department of Calvados
- Calvados the former was 904,000, as against 857,000 in the Cantal latter year, the diminution being acconipanied by Charente a decrease in the annual number of deaths.
- The other chief producers were Pyrnes-Orientales, Calvados, Haute-Marne (Vassy) and Saneet-Loire (Mazenay and Change).
- CAEN - - Calvados, Manche, Orne.
- DIVES - SUR-MER, a small port and seaside resort of northwestern France on the coast of the department of Calvados, on the Dives, 15 m.
- Elie De Beaumont, Jean Baptiste Armand Louis Leonce (1798-1874), French geologist, was born at Canon, in Calvados, on the 25th of September 1798.