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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *fardi.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fi͜yrd/, [fi͜yrˠd]

NounEdit

fierd f

  1. a national army, the entire land force of a country or nation
  2. military service
  3. army, militia; military expedition, campaign
  4. camp

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  • Middle English: ferde
  • English: fyrd