Reference Entry

tureen

Morton S. Freeman

in A New Dictionary of Eponyms

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780195093544
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891115
tureen

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Tureen, earlier tereen from French terrine, cognate with terra, “earth,” traditionally was an earthen pot or pan.

Reference Entry.  205 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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