burd

noun
\ ˈbərd \
plural -s

Definition of burd

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly Scottish
: a young woman

burd

\ " \

Definition of burd (Entry 2 of 2)

Scottish variant of

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History and Etymology for burd

Noun

Middle English bird, byrd, burde, perhaps alteration of Old English brȳd bride

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“Burd.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/burd. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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