Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ċeorl +‎ -isċ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃe͜or.liʃ/, [ˈt͡ʃe͜orˠ.liʃ]

AdjectiveEdit

ċeorlisċ

  1. churlish, rustic, common

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: cherlissh, churlysshe

ReferencesEdit

  • ceorlisc in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary