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Lollard

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noun Lol·lard \ˈlä-lərd\

Definition of Lollard

  1. :  one of the followers of Wycliffe who traveled in the 14th and 15th centuries as lay preachers throughout England and Scotland

Lollardism play \-lər-ˌdi-zəm\ noun
Lollardy play \-lər-dē\ noun


Origin of lollard

Middle English, from Middle Dutch lollaert, from lollen to mutter


First Known Use: 14th century


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