Glossary of Terms

Term Meaning Pronunciation
Argentier treasurer are-john-tee-yea
Bailli bailiff, senior office-bearer bye-yee
Bailli Délégué national president bye-yee day-lay-gay
Bailliage bailiwick, region bye-yage
Blazon plaque blay-zohn
Chargé(e) custodian shar-jay
Chevalier knight sheh-val-yea
Confrérie de la Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Brotherhood of the Chain of Roasters cone-frair-ee deuh lah shen  day row-tea-sir
Conseiller advisor cone-say-yea
Culinaire cook coo-lee-nair
Dame lady dahm
Gastronomique gastronome gas-tron-oh-meek
Grande Chapitre large international gathering grahnd sha-pea-tre
Grillardin griller gree-yar-dahn
Honoraire honorary own-oh-rare
Hôtelier hotelier ho-tell-yea
Maître manager meh-treh
Missions task/duty mi-see-own
Officier officer oh-fee-see-yeah
Presse press press