See also: cauchie

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NormanEdit

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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.

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NounEdit

caûchie f (plural caûchies)

  1. (Jersey) harbour, breakwater
  2. (Jersey) jetty