- a type of onion of the species Allium ascalonium.
- a type of onion of the species Allium oschaninii.
- any small onion.
Etymology: From échalote, alteration of eschaloigne, from Middle Latin escalonia "onion of w:Ascalon, Ascalon".
- Dutch: sjalot
- French: échalote
- German: Schalotte
- Italian: scalogno
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