quaich

quaich

[kweykh]
noun
a Scottish drinking cup of the 17th and 18th centuries having a shallow bowl with two or three flat handles.

Origin:
1665–75; < Scots Gaelic cuach

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quaich or quaigh (kwex, kweɪx, kwex, kweɪx)
 
n , pl quaichs, quaighs
(Scot) a small shallow drinking cup, usually with two handles
 
[from Scottish Gaelic cuach cup]
 
quaigh or quaigh
 
n
 
[from Scottish Gaelic cuach cup]

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