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cauchie

See also: caûchie

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

cauchie (plural cauchies)

  1. (now Guernsey) Alternative form of causey

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman/Old Northern French chaucee, caucie et al., from Late Latin calceāta or *calciāta, either from calceō/calciō (stamp on, tread), from Latin calx (heel), or from a derivative of calx (limestone). Compare French chaussée, English causeway.

NounEdit

cauchie f (plural cauchies)

  1. (Guernsey) pier