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before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English erthehous, from Old English eorthhūs, from eorth- (from eorthe earth) + hous house
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“Earth house.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/earth%20house. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.
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