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  • n. Plural form of ey.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • See ey, an egg.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Middle English plural of egg.


From Middle English, alteration of earlier eyre ("eggs"), from Old English ǣġru ("eggs"), plural of ǣġ ("egg"), equivalent to ey +‎ -ren. (Wiktionary)



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