- Genus Cardium, family Cardiidae
- Naturally I look for something a little different such as Pepperami, garlic sausage meat, strong smelling cheeses, cockles or mussels.
- Shellfish such as oysters, mussels, cockles, winkles, whelks and crabs were collected for food from the estuaries and sea shores.
- While Brits eat turkey at Christmas, Spaniards look forward to festive feasts of clams, crabs, cockles, mussels, octopus and goose barnacles.
Middle English: from Old French coquille 'shell', based on Greek konkhulion, from konkhē 'conch'.
Words that rhyme with cocklegrockle
Mid 16th century: from French coquiller 'blister (bread in cooking)', from coquille 'shell' (see cockle1).
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