ˈbäḵ How to pronounce bauch (audio)
chiefly Scottish
bauchly adverb

Word History


perhaps of Celtic origin; akin to Scottish Gaelic beag little, short, disagreeable, trifling, Old Irish becc, bec small, Welsh bach, Breton biban

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“Bauch.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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