Firehouse meaning

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(dialectal) A house containing a fire; a dwelling-house, as opposed to a barn, a stable, or other outhouse.
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(US, firefighting) A fire station.
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Origin of firehouse

  • From Middle English *fyrhous, from Old English fȳrhūs (“a fire-house, a room with a fire; furnace”), equivalent to fire +‎ house. Compare Icelandic eldhús (“kitchen”).

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  • From fire +‎ house.

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