galopin

noun
gal·​o·​pin | \ ˈgaləˌpan \
plural -s

Definition of galopin

archaic
: a kitchen helper : scullion

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History and Etymology for galopin

Middle French, from Old French, one that gallops, from galoper to gallop

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“Galopin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/galopin. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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