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bourn

noun \ˈbȯrn, ˈbu̇rn\

Definition of bourn



Examples of bourn

  1. <idyllic days that were spent rambling the length of the bourn that flowed through that peaceful vale>



Variants of bourn

or bourne play \ˈbȯrn, ˈbu̇rn\

Origin of bourn

Middle English burn, bourne — more at burn


First Known Use: 12th century

Rhymes with bourn


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