See also: ERD

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English erd (native land or region; homeland, abode; dwelling or home.) From Old English eard (native place, country, region, dwelling-place, estate, cultivated ground, earth, land)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

erd

  1. (dialect, rare) Alternative form of earth.
    • 1887, John Miller Dow Meiklejohn, A Brief History of the English Language and Literature, Vol. 2 (of 2)[1]:
      Thi will on erd be wrought, eek as it is wrought in heven ay.

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

erd

  1. Native land, homeland, home
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