follow Dictionary.com

Fiancé or fiancée? What's the difference?

quai

n.

1870, "public path beside a waterway," from French quai (12c., see quay). Often short for Quai d'Orsay, the street on the south bank of the Seine in Paris, since mid-19c. site of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and hence sometimes used metonymically for it (1922).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for quai

13
14
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for quai