norserye

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French norricerie; equivalent to norice +‎ -erie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnuris(ə)riː(ə)/, /ˈnur(ə)səriː(ə)/

Noun[edit]

norserye

  1. (rare) A nursery (place where children are cared for)
  2. (rare) Raising of a child; childhood, nursing, rearing.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: nursery
  • Scots: norsery

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