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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From guard +‎ -er.

School slang relates to Stonyhurst College in the United Kingdom.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

guarder (plural guarders)

  1. A person who guards; a guard.
  2. (school slang, soccer) A goalkeeper.
    • 1914 February 1, “Hodder Notes”, in The Stonyhurst Magazine[1], volume 13, number 192, page 819:
      The Hodder Football is very good this year, and we have an excellent team. Hammond is a good guarder and can save some very difficult shots.

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ReferencesEdit

  • (goalkeeper): Farmer, John Stephen (1890–1904) Slang and Its Analogues, page 104

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French guarder.

VerbEdit

guarder

  1. to protect; to guard

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

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Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin wardāre (to herd, ward against, guard).

VerbEdit

guarder

  1. to protect; to guard
  2. to look at

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-d, *-ds, *-dt are modified to t, z, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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