undern

noun un·dern \ ˈəndə(r)n , ˈu̇n- \

Definition of undern

plural -s
1 dialectal :the time from noon to sundown :afternoon
2 dialectal :a light meal in the forenoon or in the afternoon

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Origin and Etymology of undern

Middle English, third hour of the morning (9:00 a.m.), noon, from Old English; akin to Old High German untarn, untorn noon, Old Norse undorn midafternoon, midmorning, Gothic undaurnimats noon meal, and probably to Old High German untar between, among


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