partrich

Middle EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French perdriz, from Latin perdīx, perdīcem (partridge), from Ancient Greek πέρδιξ (pérdix, partridge).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpartritʃ/, /ˈpaːrtritʃ/, /ˈpɛrtritʃ/, /ˈpaːrtrik/

NounEdit

partrich (plural partriches or partrich)

  1. partridge (The bird Perdix perdix)
  2. The meat of a a partridge.

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