laurer

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Anglo-Norman lorer (Old French lorier) from Vulgar Latin *laurarius from Latin laurus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

laurer (plural laurers)

  1. laurel
    • Circa 1380, Geoffrey Chaucer, Anelida and Arcite, lines 44-45
      With his tryumphe and laurer-corouned thus,
      In al the flour of Fortunes yevynge

Further reading[edit]

  • laurer on the Middle English Dictionary