Erse

noun
\ ˈərs \

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Erse adjective

First Known Use of Erse

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Erse

Middle English (Scots) Erisch, adjective, Irish, alteration of Irish

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ersatz

ersatz reserve

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erst

erstwhile

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The first known use of Erse was in the 15th century

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