pan·​to·​fle pan-ˈtō-fəl How to pronounce pantofle (audio)
ˈpan-tə-fəl How to pronounce pantofle (audio)

Word History


Middle English (Scots) pantuifil, from Middle French pantoufle

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of pantofle was in the 15th century

Dictionary Entries Near pantofle

Cite this Entry

“Pantofle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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