quenotte

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Northern French cane (jaw; tooth) or Old Picard kenne (jaw), from Frankish *kinni, *kinnu (cheek), from Proto-Germanic *kinnuz (cheek, chin), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵénus (chin, jaw).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kə.nɔt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔt

Noun[edit]

quenotte f (plural quenottes)

  1. (colloquial) tooth, toothy-peg

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