kye

See also: Kye

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English ky, kye, from Old English ‎(cows), plural of ‎(cow). Cognate with Dutch koeien ‎(cows), German Kühe ‎(cows), Danish køer ‎(cows), Icelandic kýr ‎(cows). More at cow.

NounEdit

kye

  1. (archaic or dialectal) plural form of cow
    • 1932, Lewis Grassic Gibbon, Sunset Song, Polygon 2006 (A Scots Quair), p. 23:
      devil the move would the factor at Meikle House make to […] mend the roof of the byre that leaked like a sieve on the head of Mistress Munro when she milked the kye on a stormy night.

Etymology 2Edit

From Korean.

NounEdit

kye ‎(plural kyes)

  1. A Korean fundraising meeting.

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ScotsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kye

  1. plural of coo
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kye (plural kyes)

  1. (South Scots) a key
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