darrein

adjective
dar·​rein | \ dəˈrān, (ˈ)da¦r- \

Definition of darrein

law
: last, final

History and Etymology for darrein

Anglo-French dreyn, derreyn, from Old French darrain, derrein, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin deretranus, from Late Latin deretro back, behind (from Latin de- + retro back, backward) + -anus -an

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“Darrein.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/darrein. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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