chanson

play
noun chan·son \shäⁿ-ˈsōⁿ\

Definition of chanson

plural

chansons

play \-ˈsōⁿ(z)\
  1. :  song; specifically :  a music-hall or cabaret song

Origin and Etymology of chanson

French, from Latin cantion-, cantio, from canere


First Known Use: 1602


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