lur·​dane ˈlər-dᵊn How to pronounce lurdane (audio)
: a lazy stupid person
lurdane adjective

Word History


Middle English lurdan, from Anglo-French *lurdin, from lurd dull, stupid, from Latin luridus lurid

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of lurdane was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Lurdane.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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