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Middle English

noun

: the English language between about 1100 and 1400

Full Definition of MIDDLE ENGLISH

:  the English in use from the 12th to 15th centuries — see indo-european languages table

First Known Use of MIDDLE ENGLISH

1830
MIDDLE ENGLISH Defined for Kids

Middle English

noun

Definition of MIDDLE ENGLISH for Kids

:  the English language of the 12th to 15th centuries

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