What is un gilet?

[ʒilɛ ] de costume] waistcoat. un gilet en cuir a leather waistcoat.

What is the French word for Cardigan?

cardigan; gilet; veste; veston.

What is the meaning of Veast?

(Entry 1 of 2) 1a : a sleeveless garment for the upper body usually worn over a shirt. b : a protective usually sleeveless garment (such as a life preserver) that extends to the waist. c : an insulated sleeveless waist-length garment often worn under or in place of a coat.

What is the meaning of the French word Gillette?

♂ Gillette as a boys’ name is an Old French name, and the meaning of the name Gillette is “young Gilbert”. Gillette is an alternate form of Gillett (Old French): poet Gelett Burgess.

Is gilet a French word?

The word gilet derives from the Spanish jileco or chaleco, but originates from the Turkish word yelek. However other records suggest it comes from the French noun – le gilet – meaning cardigan.

What is a vest called in USA?

British English American English
Vest Undershirt
Waistcoat Vest
Wellington Boots / Wellies Galoshes
Mac (slang for Macintosh) Rain Coat

Is Gillette English?

Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. Gillette is an American brand of safety razors and other personal care products including shaving supplies, owned by the multi-national corporation Procter & Gamble (P&G).

What is Gillette slogan?

The Best A Man Can Get
‘The Best A Man Can Get. ‘