guarder

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From guard +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

guarder (plural guarders)

  1. A person who guards; a guard.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.27:
      they found themselves in view of the town, whence the night before they had hoised sailes, where they were pursued by the guarders and Souldiers of the Port.

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French guarder.

Verb[edit]

guarder

  1. to protect; to guard

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *wardōn, from Proto-Germanic *ward-. Cognate with English ward

Verb[edit]

guarder

  1. to protect; to guard

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-d, *-ds, *-dt are modified to t, z, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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