Cockerel meaning

kŏkər-əl
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A young rooster.
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A young rooster, less than a year old.
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A young male chicken.
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Origin of cockerel

  • Middle English cokerel diminutive of cok cock cock1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English cockerelle, equivalent to cock +‎ -rel.

    From Wiktionary