low·​li·​head ˈlō-lē-ˌhed How to pronounce lowlihead (audio)
: lowly state

Word History


Middle English lowliheed, from lowly + -hed -hood; akin to Middle English -hod -hood

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of lowlihead was in the 15th century

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Cite this Entry

“Lowlihead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lowlihead. Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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