smee

n.

"pintail duck," 1660s, reduced from earlier smeath (1620s), probably from Middle Dutch smeente.


Nearby words

  1. smeaton, john,
  2. smectic,
  3. smectite,
  4. smeddum,
  5. smedley,
  6. smeech,
  7. smegma,
  8. smegmalith,
  9. smell,
  10. smell a rat

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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