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orgulous

[awr-gyuh-luh s, ‐guh‐] /ˈɔr gyə ləs, ‐gə‐/
adjective
1.
Archaic. haughty; proud.
Origin of orgulous
1200-1250
1200-50; Middle English orguillous, orguilleus < Old French orgueillos equivalent orgueil pride (earlier orgoil < Germanic *urgōlī; compare Old High German urguol outstanding, Old English orgol pride) + -os -ous
Related forms
orgulously, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for orgulous

orgulous

/ˈɔːɡjʊləs/
adjective
1.
(archaic) proud
Word Origin
C13: from Old French, from orgueil pride, from Frankish urgōli (unattested)
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