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Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Unclear. Possibly from Proto-Germanic *kiukīną, with gradual shortening of the first syllable vowel; or alternatively from Proto-Germanic *kukkīną, equivalent to cocc +‎ -en.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ċicen n

  1. (Anglian) chicken
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *kukinǭ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ciċen f

  1. Alternative form of cyċene

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