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QUIZ: Can you name the bad word using a description of its history?

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Middle English word referring to the 'grain that was trodden underfoot in a barn, chaff'
Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream plays off of the double meaning of this word
An early word from Scotland and North England describing a particular color
Late 13th century French word meaning to 'urinate'
Originates from the Greek agricultural word, meaning to 'plant a seed'
In Norse mythology, the name of where Loki's daughter rules over the evil dead in Niflheim
Derived from old English word for diarrhoea
A French word in the late 13th century meaning to condemn
The British army changed this nickname into a bad word in 1891
French for a 'bundle of sticks'
Derived from the Norse word, bikkjuna
First known reference was in the name of an Oxford street

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