davach

noun dav·ach
variants: or davoch \ˈdavəḵ\

Definition of davach

plural -s
archaic
:any of various ancient Scottish units of land area said to have averaged 416 acres

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Origin and Etymology of davach

Middle English (Scots dialect), from Scottish Gaelic dabhach (also, tub); akin to Old Irish dabach tub, land measure


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