or je·rid, jer·reed, jer·rid
- a blunt wooden javelin used in games played on horseback in certain Muslim countries in the Middle East.
Origin of jereed
First recorded in 1655–65, jereed is from the Arabic word jarīd
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Historical Examples of jerreed
This boy will bear a Scheik's chibouk, and that a Bey's jerreed.
- a variant spelling of jerid
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