Origin of skinkClassical Latin scincus from Classical Greek skinkos
Origin of skinkLatin scincus from Greek skinkos
From Latin scincus, from Ancient Greek ÏƒÎºÎ¯Î½ÎºÎ¿Ï‚ (skÃnkos).
(third-person singular simple present skinks, present participle skinking, simple past and past participle skinked)
- (Scotland) to serve (a drink)
From Old English scencan or Old Norse skenkja.