lurdane

noun
lur·​dane | \ ˈlər-dᵊn How to pronounce lurdane (audio) \

Definition of lurdane

archaic
: a lazy stupid person

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lurdane adjective

First Known Use of lurdane

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lurdane

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

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“Lurdane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lurdane. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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