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Middle English, from Middle French habordean, by false division (the l being taken as the definite article) from labordean, from Labourd, Basque district in France
habere facias possessionem
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“Haberdine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/haberdine. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.
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