pliskie

noun
plis·​kie | \ ˈpli-skē How to pronounce pliskie (audio) \
variants: or plisky
plural pliskies

Definition of pliskie

chiefly Scotland

First Known Use of pliskie

1706, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pliskie

origin unknown

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“Pliskie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pliskie. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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