blue blood

See also: blueblood and blue-blood

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EtymologyEdit

Calque of Spanish sangre azul.

NounEdit

blue blood (countable and uncountable, plural blue bloods)

  1. (uncountable) Noble or aristocratic ancestry.
  2. (countable) An aristocrat.

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