cauchie

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

cauchie ‎(plural cauchies)

  1. (now Guernsey) Alternative form of causey

NormanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

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
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