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ledely

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English leodlich, leodlic, from Old English *lēodlīc (of the people, national), equivalent to lede +‎ -ly. Cognate with Old High German liutlīch (native, national).

AdjectiveEdit

ledely (comparative ledelier or more ledely, superlative ledeliest or most ledely)

  1. (obsolete or UK dialectal) Belonging to the people or nation; national.