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jerreed

or jerrid

[juh-reed] /dʒəˈrid/
noun
1.

jereed

or jerid, jerreed, jerrid

[juh-reed] /dʒəˈrid/
noun
1.
a blunt wooden javelin used in games played on horseback in certain Muslim countries in the Middle East.
Origin of jereed
1655-1665
1655-65; < Arabic jarīd
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jerreed

/dʒəˈriːd/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of jerid
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