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caddow

noun cad·dow \ˈka(ˌ)dō\

Definition of caddow

plural

-s

now dialectal, England

  1. :  jackdaw

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Origin and Etymology of caddow

Middle English cadaw, cadowe, probably from (northern dialect) ca chough + daw, dawe jackdaw — more at kae, daw


First Known Use: 15th century


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caddow

noun cad·dow \"\

Definition of caddow

plural

-s

dialectal

  1. :  a coarse woolen quilt or covering

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Origin and Etymology of caddow

perhaps alteration of 1caddis


First Known Use: 1579


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