semple

adjective
sem·​ple | \ ˈsem-pəl How to pronounce semple (audio) \

Definition of semple

Scotland
: of humble birth

First Known Use of semple

circa 1520, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for semple

alteration of simple

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“Semple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semple. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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