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orgulous

[awr-gyuh-luh s, ‐guh‐]
adjective
  1. Archaic. haughty; proud.
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Origin of orgulous

1200–50; Middle English orguillous, orguilleus < Old French orgueillos equivalent orgueil pride (earlier orgoil < Germanic *urgōlī; compare Old High German urguol outstanding, Old English orgol pride) + -os -ous
Related formsor·gu·lous·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for orgulous

orgulous

adjective
  1. archaic proud
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Word Origin for orgulous

C13: from Old French, from orgueil pride, from Frankish urgōli (unattested)
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