- a heifer.
Origin of quey
1325–75; Middle English quy < Old Norse kvīga
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Gibby told her about the queys that were outlyers, but she only answered him with a hem!The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 1 (of 3)
Word Origin and History for queys
"young cow," Scottish and Northern English dialect, late 14c., from Old Norse kviga, apparently from ku "cow" (see cow (n.)).
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