uberty

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French uberté, from Latin ūbertās, from ūber.

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Noun[edit]

uberty (uncountable)

  1. (now rare) Fertile growth, abundance, fruitfulness; copiousness, plenty.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, Folio Society 2006, vol. 1 p. 209:
      to this day they yet enjoy that naturall ubertie and fruitfulnesse, which without labouring toyle, doth in such plenteous abundance furnish them with all necessary things [...].