calkin

[ kaw-kin, kal- ]
/ ˈkɔ kɪn, ˈkæl- /

noun

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Origin of calkin

1400–50; late Middle English kakun<Middle Dutch calcoen hoof <Old French (Walloon) calcain<Latin calcāneum heel; see calcaneum
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