haverel

noun
ha·​ver·​el | \ˈhāv(ə)rəl\
plural -s

Definition of haverel 

chiefly Scottish

: a garrulous half-wit

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First Known Use of haverel

1772, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for haverel

haver entry 3 + -el

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