bàlchan

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Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German walchen, walken, from Old High German walchan, walcan, from Proto-Germanic *walkaną (to turn, roll, toss; to walk; to trample). Cognate with German walken (to tan; to knead), also “to beat” colloquially, English walk; also French gauche (left (side); awkward; clumsy), via Frankish.

Verb[edit]

bàlchan (third-person singular present indicative bàlchet, past participle gabàlchet, auxiliary haban)

  1. to beat, strike, hit

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References[edit]

  • “bàlchan” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo