whortleberry

noun whor·tle·ber·ry \ ˈhwər-tᵊl-ˌber-ē , ˈwər- \

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Origin and Etymology of whortleberry

alteration of earlier hurtleberry, from Middle English hurtilberye, irregular from Old English horte whortleberry + Middle English berye berry


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