quiddany

noun
plural -es

Definition of quiddany

obsolete
: a jelly or syrup made from fruit (as quinces)

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History and Etymology for quiddany

modification of obsolete French codignat (now cotignat), from Middle French, from Old Provençal codonat, codonhat, from codon quince, from Latin cotoneum

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“Quiddany.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quiddany. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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