messan

or mes·sin

[ mes-uh n ]
/ ˈmɛs ən /
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noun Scot.

a lap dog; small pet dog.

Nearby words

  1. messager,
  2. messaging,
  3. messalian,
  4. messalina,
  5. messaline,
  6. messapian,
  7. messapic,
  8. messed up,
  9. messeigneurs,
  10. messene

Origin of messan

First recorded in 1490–1500, messan is from the Scots Gaelic word measàn pet

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