sauch

[soukh, sawkh, sahkh]

saugh

or sauch

[soukh, sawkh, sahkh]
noun Scot. and North England.
  1. sallow2.

Origin of saugh

before 1000; Middle English (north); Old English (Anglian) salh (variant of West Saxon sealh sallow2)
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British Dictionary definitions for sauch

sauch

saugh

noun
  1. a sallow or willow

Word Origin for sauch

C15: from Old English salh
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