valiancy

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noun val·ian·cy \ˈval--yən(t)-sē\

Definition of valiancy

  1. :  valor

Origin and Etymology of valiancy

borrowed from Anglo-French vaillauncie, from vaillant “worthy, strong, courageous” + -ancie -ancy — more at 1valiant


First Known Use: 15th century


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