finnan haddie

or fin·nan had·dock

[ fin-uh n had-ee ]
/ ˈfɪn ən ˈhæd i /

noun

smoked haddock.

Nearby words

  1. finletter,
  2. finley,
  3. finmark,
  4. finn,
  5. finn.,
  6. finnan haddock,
  7. finnbogadóttir,
  8. finnbogadóttir, vigdís,
  9. finned,
  10. finnegans wake

Origin of finnan haddie

1805–15; literally, haddock of Findhorn, fishing port in Scotland; see -ie

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British Dictionary definitions for finnan haddock

finnan haddock

finnan haddie (ˈhædɪ)

/ (ˈfɪnən) /

noun

smoked haddock

Word Origin for finnan haddock

C18: finnan after Findon, a village in Scotland south of Aberdeen + haddock

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