gossoon

[go-soon]

Origin of gossoon

1675–85; < Irish garsún boy < Anglo-French, Old French garçon
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gossoon

noun
  1. Irish a boy, esp a servant boy

Word Origin for gossoon

C17: from Old French garçon
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