tocher

noun
toch·​er | \ ˈtä-ḵər How to pronounce tocher (audio) \

Definition of tocher

chiefly Scotland : dowry sense 1

First Known Use of tocher

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tocher

Middle English (Scots) tochir, from Scottish Gaelic tochar

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The first known use of tocher was in the 15th century

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“Tocher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tocher. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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