\ ˈbach \
plural -s

Definition of bache

dialectal, England
: the valley of a small stream now used chiefly in place names

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First Known Use of bache

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bache

Middle English, from Old English bæce, bece

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“Bache.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 20 January 2020.

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