Chardonnay Definition

shärdn-ā, shärdn-ā
noun
A white grape of Burgundy, used for Chablis, champagne, etc.
Webster's New World
A dry white wine made from this grape.
Webster's New World
Alternative capitalization of Chardonnay.
Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Chardonnay

Noun

Singular:
Chardonnay
Plural:
chardonnays

Origin of Chardonnay

  • French, believed to be named after the village of Chardonnay in the Mâconnais region of France, where Pouilly-Fuissé is currently produced; it is possible that the variety was first bred there

    From Wiktionary

  • Probably after Chardonnay , village in east-central France

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • The place name Chardonnay is from Medieval Latin Cardonnacum.

    From Wiktionary

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