ruche

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French

Noun[edit]

ruche (plural ruches)

  1. A strip of fabric used for trimming.
  2. A pile of arched tiles, used to catch and retain oyster spawn.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French rusche, from Medieval Latin rusca (bark), from Gaulish *ruskā, from Proto-Celtic *rūsklos (bark).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruche f (plural ruches)

  1. hive, beehive
  2. ruche

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French

Noun[edit]

ruche f (invariable)

  1. ruche

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ruche f (plural ruches)

  1. frill