porringer

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noun por·rin·ger \-ən-jər\

Definition of porringer

  1. :  a low usually metal bowl with a single and usually flat and pierced handle

Origin and Etymology of porringer

alteration of Middle English potager, potynger, from Anglo-French potageer, from potage pottage


First Known Use: 15th century


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