izard

noun

variants or less commonly isard
ēˈzär(d)
plural izard
"
or izards
-r(z),
-rdz
: a chamois found in the Pyrenees

Word History

Etymology

French, from Middle French, from Middle French dialect (Gascony) isart

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“Izard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/izard. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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