ceace

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: CEACE

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kakǭ (jaw), from Proto-Indo-European *geyew-, *gyēw- (to chew). Cognate with Old Norse kók (gullet, jaw), Middle Low German kake (chin, jaw, cheek), Albanian kokë (head). More at cheek, chew.

Noun[edit]

cēace f

  1. jaw; jawbone
  2. cheek