Last modified on 21 May 2014, at 01:26

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English ky, kye, from Old English (cows), plural of (cow). Cognate with Dutch koeien (cows), German Kühe (cows), Danish køer (cows), Icelandic kýr (cows). More at cow.

NounEdit

kye

  1. (archaic or dialectal) plural form of cow
    • 1932, Lewis Grassic Gibbon, Sunset Song, Polygon 2006 (A Scots Quair), p. 23:
      devil the move would the factor at Meikle House make to […] mend the roof of the byre that leaked like a sieve on the head of Mistress Munro when she milked the kye on a stormy night.

Etymology 2Edit

From Korean.

NounEdit

kye (plural kyes)

  1. A Korean fundraising meeting.

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ScotsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kye

  1. plural form of coo
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kye (plural kyes)

  1. (South Scots) a key