ingle

noun
in·​gle | \ ˈiŋ-gəl How to pronounce ingle (audio) , ˈiŋ-əl \

Definition of ingle

1 : a fire in a fireplace
2 : fireplace
3 : corner, angle

First Known Use of ingle

1508, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for ingle

Scottish Gaelic aingeal

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“Ingle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ingle. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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