bache

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See also: Bache and bâche

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly a dialectal form of *becck, betch, answering to Old English *becc (stream), from Proto-Germanic *bakjaz (brook), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰog- (flowing water, stream). Cognate with Old Norse bekkr (brook). More at beck.

Noun[edit]

bache (plural baches)

  1. (obsolete) The dale of a stream or rivulet.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bache m (plural baches)

  1. pothole, bump
  2. rut, tricky/barren spell