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[blel-uh m]
noun Scot. Obsolete.
  1. an idle, indiscreet talker.
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Origin of blellum

First recorded in 1780–90; origin uncertain
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Historical Examples

  • Same as "blellum," one good for nothing.Bleeze; a sudden flaming up.

    Letters of Samuel Rutherford

    Samuel Rutherford