darrein

adjective dar·rein \dəˈrān, (ˈ)da¦r-\

Definition of darrein

law

  1. :  last, final

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Origin and Etymology of 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 — more at retro-


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