seiche

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Swiss French seiche, perhaps from German Seiche (sinking).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /seɪʃ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /seɪʃ/, /sitʃ/
  • (file)
    ,
    (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃ

Noun[edit]

seiche (plural seiches)

  1. (hydrology) a short-term standing wave oscillation of the water level in a lake, characteristic of its geometry

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin sēpia, from Ancient Greek σηπία (sēpía).

Noun[edit]

seiche f (plural seiches)

  1. cuttlefish

Etymology 2[edit]

From Swiss French, of uncertain origin. Possibly from German

Noun[edit]

seiche f (plural seiches)

  1. (hydrology) seiche

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sēpia, from Ancient Greek σηπία (sēpía).

Noun[edit]

seiche f (plural seiches)

  1. (Jersey) cuttlefish

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seiche f (genitive singular seiche, plural seichean or seicheannan)

  1. hide, skin, pelt (animal)

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
seiche sheiche
after "an", t-seiche
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.