lyard

[ lahy-erd ]
/ ˈlaɪ ərd /

adjective Chiefly Scot.

streaked or spotted with gray or white.

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Also ly·art [lahy-ert]. /ˈlaɪ ərt/.

Origin of lyard

1300–50; Middle English <Middle French, Old French liart
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Example sentences from the Web for lyard

  • Favelle was the mediaeval name for a chestnut horse, as Bayard for a bay, and Lyard for a grey.

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