Etymology
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Savoy

region and former duchy south of Lake Geneva (now France, before 1860 part of the Kingdom of Sardinia), French Savoie, from Roman Sapaudia, which is of unknown origin. Related: Savoyard "native or inhabitant of Savoy," with French -ard (see -ard). By mid-18c. they were "well known in other countries as musicians itinerating with hurdy-gurdy and monkey" [OED].

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Definitions of Savoy
1
savoy (n.)
head of soft crinkly leaves;
Synonyms: savoy cabbage
2
Savoy (n.)
a geographical region of historical importance; a former duchy in what is now southwestern France, western Switzerland, and northwestern Italy;
From wordnet.princeton.edu