famille jaune

noun
fa·​mille jaune | \ fəˌmēˈzhōn \

Definition of famille jaune

: Chinese porcelain the decoration of which has a rich yellow background

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History and Etymology for famille jaune

French, literally, yellow family

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“Famille jaune.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/famille%20jaune. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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