cuisse

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuisse (plural cuisses)

  1. Alternative form of cuish (thigh armour)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cuisse, quisse, from Vulgar Latin or Late Latin coxa (thigh), from Latin coxa (hip), from Proto-Indo-European *koḱs-. Compare hanche.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɥis/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

cuisse f (plural cuisses)

  1. (anatomy) thigh

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin or Late Latin coxa (thigh), from Latin coxa (hip).

Noun[edit]

cuisse f (oblique plural cuisses, nominative singular cuisse, nominative plural cuisses)

  1. thigh

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