erd

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English erd (native land or region; homeland, abode; dwelling or home.) From Old English eard (native place, country, region, dwelling-place, estate, cultivated ground, earth, land)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

erd

  1. (dialect, rare) Alternative form of earth
    • 1887, John Miller Dow Meiklejohn, A Brief History of the English Language and Literature, Vol. 2 (of 2)[1]:
      Thi will on erd be wrought, eek as it is wrought in heven ay.

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

erd

  1. Native land, homeland, home