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silvern

[ sil-vern ]
/ ˈsɪl vərn /
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adjective Archaic.

made of or like silver.

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Origin of silvern

before 900; Middle English silver(e)n, selvern,Old English seolfren, seolfern.See silver, -en2
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British Dictionary definitions for silvern

silvern
/ (ˈsɪlvən) /

adjective

archaic, or poetic silver
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