Shallot

vegetable garden of gardener. On the mountain of hilltribes. Shallot

Allium ascalonicum

Shallot (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

Borrowed from French échalote, from Middle French eschalote, alteration of Old French eschaloigne, from Medieval Latin escalonia, from Latin ascalonia (cēpa) (onion of Ashkelon). Doublet of scallion.

Pronunciation

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈʃælət/, /ʃəˈlɑt/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ʃəˈlɒt/
  • Rhymes: -ɒt

Noun

shallot (plural shallots)

  1. A vegetable in the onion family
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