tchêne

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Norman[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Northern French *quesne (compare Old French chesne), from Vulgar Latin *cassanus, from Gaulish.

Noun[edit]

tchêne m (plural tchênes)

  1. (Jersey) oak
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French cane (sugar cane), from Latin canna (reed), from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna), from Akkadian 𒄀 (qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na).

Noun[edit]

tchêne f (plural tchênes)

  1. (Jersey) cane
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