berd

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Etymology[edit]

From a metathesis of Middle Dutch bret ‎(table; plank). Related to Dutch bord ‎(board). Cognate with German Brett ‎(board; plank).

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Noun[edit]

berd n ‎(plural berden, diminutive berdje n)

  1. (archaic) table
  2. (Belgium) plank

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English beard, from Proto-Germanic *bardaz.

Noun[edit]

berd (plural berds)

  1. beard

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