Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *bukkaz (male deer), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuǵ- (ram). Akin to Old High German boc, Old Norse bukkr, Old English bucca (buck, male goat).

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bucc m

  1. buck (male deer)
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DescendantsEdit
  • Middle English: buc, bucke, bukke

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *būkaz (belly, stomach).

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būcc m

  1. Alternative form of būc (belly)