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French pet name (4 letter answer)

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The answer CHOU is uncommon, appearing about once every 450 puzzles.

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CHOU as a noun:

1. (Zhou, Zhou dynasty, Chou, Chou dynasty, Chow, Chow dynasty) = the imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism
2. (cabbage, chou) = any of various types of cabbage
3. (cream puff, chou) = puff filled with cream or custard