prairillon

[prey-ril-yuh n, pruh-ril-uh n]

noun Obsolete.

a small prairie.

Nearby words

  1. prairie warbler,
  2. prairie wolf,
  3. prairie, the,
  4. prairie-dogging,
  5. prairies,
  6. praise,
  7. praise god, from whom all blessings flow,
  8. praise to the skies,
  9. praiseworthy,
  10. prajadhipok

Origin of prairillon

1795–1805, Americanism; probably < North American French, diminutive of French prairie prairie

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