quille

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French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German kegel.

Noun[edit]

quille f (plural quilles)

  1. skittle
  2. (colloquial) pin, peg (leg)
  3. (military slang) demob
  4. (juggling) club
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse kilir, plural of kjǫlr (keel), from Proto-Germanic *keluz.

Noun[edit]

quille f (plural quilles)

  1. (nautical) keel

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