Main definitions of Cochin in English

: Cochin1Cochin2

Cochin1

proper noun

Pronunciation

Main definitions of Cochin in English

: Cochin1Cochin2

Cochin2

(also Cochin China)

noun

  • A chicken of an Asian breed with feathery legs.

    • ‘Numerous fowl of Asiatic origin came into Britain, often acquiring names which had little to do with their origins: Cochins may actually have come from Shanghai.’

Pronunciation