American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A cook, especially the chief cook of a large kitchen staff.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete form of chief.
- n. A head or chief; specifically, a head cook, etc.
- n. A reliquary in the shape of a human head with or without the shoulders, either standing alone or placed upon a substructure or base, formerly made to receive the whole or a portion of the head of a Saint or martyr. Chefs were commonly made of metal, as copper, fashioned by the repoussé process, gilded, chased, and otherwise ornamented; but they were sometimes carved in wood and covered with thin plates of silver or gold. See cut in next column.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A chief or head person.
- n. The head cook of large establishment, as a club, a family, etc.
- n. (Her.) Same as Chief.
- n. a professional cook
- From French chef de cuisine ("head of kitchen, head of cooking"), Old French chief ("head, leader") (English chief), from Late Latin capum ("head") (from which also captain, chieftain), from Latin caput ("head") (English cap ("head covering")), from Proto-Indo-European *kauput- (English head). (Wiktionary)
- French, short for chef de cuisine, head of the kitchen; see chief. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“Yet, I find myself preferring French food in a restaurant where the chef is named Jacques or Pierre or whatever and pasta joints where the chef is named Marco or Silvio.”
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