stchinnancie

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a variant of Old French quinencie (compare obsolete English squinzey), from Medieval Latin quinancia, from Ancient Greek κυνάγχη (kunánkhē, canine quinsy), from κύων (kúōn, dog) + ἄγχω (ánkhō, throttle).

Noun[edit]

stchinnancie f (plural stchinnancies)

  1. (pathology) quinsy
  2. heath milkwort (Polygala serpyllifolia)