courlan

[ koo r-luh n ]
/ ˈkʊər lən /
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noun

the limpkin.

Nearby words

  1. coureur de bois,
  2. coureurs de bois,
  3. courgette,
  4. courie,
  5. courier,
  6. courland,
  7. cournand,
  8. courrèges,
  9. course,
  10. course of true love never ran smoothly, the

Origin of courlan

< French courlan < Carib; akin to Galibi kurliri

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British Dictionary definitions for courlan

courlan

/ (ˈkʊələn) /

noun

another name for limpkin

Word Origin for courlan

C19: from French, variant of courliri, from Galibi kurliri

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