seagirt

[ see-gurt ]
/ ˈsiˌgɜrt /

noun

surrounded by the sea.

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Origin of seagirt

First recorded in 1615–25; sea + girt1
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British Dictionary definitions for seagirt

sea-girt

adjective

literary surrounded by the sea
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