highborn

[ hahy-bawrn ]
/ ˈhaɪˌbɔrn /

adjective

of high rank by birth.

Origin of highborn

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at high, born
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highborn
/ (ˈhaɪˌbɔːn) /

adjective

of noble or aristocratic birth
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