a card game resembling pinochle, but using a double deck of 64 cards, two of each card above the six
Origin of beziqueFrench bésigue from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- A trick-taking card game for two players that is played with a special deck of 64 cards consisting of the 7, 8, 9, 10, J, Q, K, and A cards from two different decks.
- The combination of the queen of spades and the jack of diamonds in this game, worth 40 points.
Origin of beziqueFrench bésigue possibly from Italian bazzica a kind of card game
- A trick-taking card game for two players.
- The act of taking certain cards in this game: the queen of spades and jack of diamonds, or (if either of those suits is trumps) the queen of clubs and jack of hearts.
From French bézigue