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maund

noun
variants: or less commonly mand or maun \ˈmȯn(d), ˈmȧnd, ˈmand\

Definition of maund

plural -s
1 now dialectal British :a handbasket :hamper
2 now dialectal British :a measure, varying in quantity

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Origin and Etymology of maund

Middle English maund handbasket, from Middle French mande, from Middle Dutch; akin to Old English mand handbasket, Middle Low German mande


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maund

verb \ ˈmȯnd \

Definition of maund

archaic
:beg

Origin and Etymology of maund

perhaps from Middle French mendier, from Latin mendicare


3

maund

noun \ " \
variants: or less commonly man

Definition of maund

plural -s
:any of various Indian units of weight; especially :a unit equal to 82.28 pounds

Origin and Etymology of maund

Hindi man, from Sanskrit manā


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