chatelain


chat·e·lain

noun \ˈsha-tə-ˌlān\

Definition of CHATELAIN

:  castellan

Origin of CHATELAIN

Middle English chateleyn, from Middle French chatelaine, from Old French chastelein, castelain
First Known Use: 15th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: chatelaine
Previous Word in the Dictionary: chateau potatoes
All Words Near: chatelain

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up chatelain? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More