variants or less commonly finnoc
plural -s
: a European sea trout: such as
: a pale or whitish Scottish sea trout
: a young or grilse sea trout

Word History


Scottish Gaelic fionnag whiting, from fionn white; akin to Old Irish find white, Welsh gwyn, Cornish guyn, Breton gwenn white, Latin vidēre to see

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“Finnock.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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