dornick

noun
dor·​nick | \ ˈdȯr-nik How to pronounce dornick (audio) , ˈdä-nik How to pronounce dornick (audio) \

Definition of dornick

: a stone small enough to throw also : a large piece of rock

First Known Use of dornick

1840, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dornick

probably from Irish dornóg

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“Dornick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dornick. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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