kiddle

noun
kid·​dle | \ ˈkidᵊl \
plural -s

Definition of kiddle

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a barrier that extends across a river and that is designed to deflect the water and river fish through an opening across which a fishnet may be stretched

kiddle

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Definition of kiddle (Entry 2 of 2)

dialectal English variant of

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History and Etymology for kiddle

Noun

Middle English kydle, from Old North French quidel, from Middle Low German kiedel

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“Kiddle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kiddle. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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