ca·​hier kä-ˈyā How to pronounce cahier (audio)
: a report or memorial concerning policy especially of a parliamentary body

Word History


French, from Middle French quaer, caier quire — more at quire

First Known Use

1692, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cahier was in 1692

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Cite this Entry

“Cahier.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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