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king's evil

noun, often capitalized K&E

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Origin and Etymology of king's evil

from the former belief that it could be healed by a king's touch


First Known Use: 14th century


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king's evil

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noun , often capitalized K&E \ˈkiŋz-ˈē-vəl, -vil\

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