Middle English chaunteclerfrom Old French chanteclerthe name of the rooster in the tale of Reynard the Foxchanterto singchantclerclearclear
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old French chantecler, the proper name of the cock in Reynard the Fox.
Chanticleer Sentence Examples
All climates agree with brave Chanticleer.
These colors embrace the colors of the chanticleer in all of his country French glory.
The Haven in the Village at Chanticleer is an Alzheimer's and dementia care residence located near the historic neighborhoods of Augusta Road.
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chanticleer magazine #11 A very pleasant, good-looking little magazine.