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==== Fish (& heraldry ) ====
A '''pike''' is also a [[fish]], common in British streams.  <br>Its [[period]] [[french]] name was a ''luce'', which is why pike appear in [[heraldry|coats-of-arms]] related to the '''Lucy''' family.
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A '''pike''' is also a [[fish]], common in British streams.  <br>Its [[period]] [[French]] name was a ''luce'', which is why pike appear in [[heraldry|coats-of-arms]] related to the '''Lucy''' family.

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A long-arm weapon, resembling a spear.


Fish (& heraldry )

A pike is also a fish, common in British streams.
Its period French name was a luce, which is why pike appear in coats-of-arms related to the Lucy family.