quille

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German kegel.

NounEdit

quille f (plural quilles)

  1. skittle
  2. (colloquial) pin, peg (leg)
  3. (military slang) demob
  4. (juggling) club
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse kilir, plural of kjolr (keel), from Proto-Germanic *keluz.

NounEdit

quille f (plural quilles)

  1. (nautical) keel
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