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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Frankish *krūkka, whose cognates include regional German Kruke (crock), Low German Kruuk (jug), Danish krukke (jar), Dutch kruik, English crock, and Icelandic krukka (pot).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kʁyʃ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

cruche f (plural cruches)

  1. pitcher, jug
  2. cretin, fool, numskull

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Frankish *krûkka.

NounEdit

cruche f (plural cruches)

  1. (Jersey) jug

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