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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English neȝeburrede, equivalent to neighbour +‎ -red.

Alternative forms[edit]


neighboured (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) The state or condition of being a neighbour; neighbourhood; neighbourship.
    • 1556, Marye the Quene:
      [...] thinking even that by that or patience to have enduced him to beare us true amytie and to use good neighbored towards us and or subjects, for the which respect we were not only contented to heare such iniuries as to or sell had been by hym doon, [...]

Etymology 2[edit]

From neighbour.



  1. simple past and past participle of neighbour