Coquille Definition

A scallop shell or shell-shaped dish in which minced seafood is baked and served.
Webster's New World
Any food so served.
Webster's New World

Origin of Coquille

  • French from Latin conchȳlia pl. of conchȳlium shellfish from Greek konkhulion diminutive of konkhos

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

  • Borrowing from French coquille. See also cockle.

    From Wiktionary

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