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cuisse (plural cuisses)

  1. Alternative form of cuish (thigh armour)

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French cuisse, quisse, from Vulgar Latin or Late Latin coxa (thigh), from Latin coxa (hip), from Proto-Indo-European *koḱs-. Compare hanche.

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cuisse f (plural cuisses)

  1. (anatomy) thigh

DescendantsEdit

  • Haitian Creole: kwis
  • English: cuish, cuisse, quish

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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin or Late Latin coxa (thigh), from Latin coxa (hip).

NounEdit

cuisse f (oblique plural cuisses, nominative singular cuisse, nominative plural cuisses)

  1. thigh

DescendantsEdit