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lurdan

[lur-dn] /ˈlɜr dn/ Archaic.
noun
1.
a lazy, stupid, loutish fellow.
adjective
2.
lazy; stupid; worthless.
Origin of lurdan
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English < Middle French lourdin dullard, equivalent to lourd heavy, dull (< Vulgar Latin *lurdus, for Latin lūridus lurid) + -in < Latin -īnus -ine1
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lurdan

/ˈlɜːdən/
noun
1.
a stupid or dull person
adjective
2.
dull or stupid
Word Origin
C14: from Old French lourdin, Old French lourd heavy, from Latin lūriduslurid
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