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lazar

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
lazar

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(arch.) poor or diseased person, esp. leper. XIV(lazre, laser).—(partly through OF. lasdre, mod. ladre) medL.

Reference Entry.  62 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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