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lyard

[lahy-erd]
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adjective Chiefly Scot.
  1. streaked or spotted with gray or white.
Also ly·art [lahy-ert] /ˈlaɪ ərt/.

Origin of lyard

1300–50; Middle English < Middle French, Old French liart
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  • Favelle was the mediaeval name for a chestnut horse, as Bayard for a bay, and Lyard for a grey.

    Robin Tremayne

    Emily Sarah Holt