escarmuche

Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

escarmuche f (plural escarmuches)

  1. scuffle (chaotic fight)

DescendantsEdit

  • French: escarmouche

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French escharmuche (skirmish), from Italian scaramuccia (skirmish), from Lombardic skirmen or Frankish *skirmijan, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker- (to cut).

NounEdit

escarmuche f (plural escarmuches)

  1. (Jersey) punch-up