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ceorl

[chey-awrl] /ˈtʃeɪ ɔrl/
noun, Obsolete.
1.
churl (def 4).
Origin of ceorl
1000
before 1000; this form borrowed (17th century) < Old English
Related forms
ceorlish, adjective
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ceorl

/tʃɛəl/
noun
1.
a freeman of the lowest class in Anglo-Saxon England
Derived Forms
ceorlish, adjective
Word Origin
Old English; see churl
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