Complete Definition of "chamade"

English
Etymology
From French #French|chamade, from Portuguese chamada, from chamar, from Latin clamare.

Pronunciation
IPA|/ÊÉËmÉ:d/

Noun
en-noun

  1. (Military History) A signal sounded on a drum or trumpet inviting a parley.

#:*1762: But when the chamade was beat, and the corporal helped my uncle up it, and followed with the colours in his hand, to fix them upon the ramparts â Laurence Sterne, The Life & Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, vol. 6 (Penguin 2003, p.402)

Translations

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Russian: Ñамад (Å¡amád) m

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