follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

canikin

[kan-i-kin] /ˈkæn ɪ kɪn/
noun
1.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for canikin

canikin

/ˈkænɪkɪn/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of cannikin

cannikin

/ˈkænɪkɪn/
noun
1.
a small can, esp one used as a drinking vessel
Word Origin
C16: from Middle Dutch kanneken; see can², -kin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for canikin

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for canikin

13
16
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for canikin