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lurdane

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Etymology

From Middle English lurdan, from Middle French lourdin 'dullard', itself from lourd 'dull, stupid', from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] luridus 'lurid'

Noun

Singular
lurdane

Plural
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  1. a lazy, stupid person

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References

  • Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, Springfield, Massachusetts, G.&C. Merriam Co., 1967

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