laund

noun
\ ˈlȯnd \
plural -s

Definition of laund

archaic
: an open usually grassy area among trees : glade through this laund anon the deer will come— Shakespeare

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History and Etymology for laund

Middle English launde, from Middle French lande heath, of Celtic origin; akin to Old Irish land open space

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“Laund.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/laund. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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