canif

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English knif ‎(knife) from Old English cnīf ‎(knife), from Proto-Germanic *knībaz ‎(knife). Akin to Old French cnivet, canivet ‎(little knife), from Frankish *knīf ‎(knife), from the same Germanic source. More at knife.

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Noun[edit]

canif m ‎(plural canifs)

  1. penknife

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