Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A rest for the cheek; a pillow.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Obs. & R. A pillow for the cheek; a pillow.

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  • noun slang The penis.
  • noun obsolete A rest or cushion for the cheek; a pillow.

Etymologies

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Related to wang.

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From Middle English wangere, from Old English wangere ("pillow, bolster"), from Proto-Germanic *wangarjaz, *wangijan (“pillow, cushion”), from Proto-Indo-European *wenǵ- (“neck, cheek”). Cognate with Old High German wangari ("pillow"), Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌲𐌲𐌰𐍂𐌹 (waggari, "pillow"). Related to Old English wange ("cheek"). More at wang.

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