Origin of galliard
Middle English gaillard strong, lively, from Anglo-French, bold, stalwart
First Known Use: 14th century
Rhymes with galliard
Definition of galliard
: a sprightly dance with five steps to a phrase popular in the 16th and 17th centuries
First Known Use of galliard
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