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Meaning of BAYARD

Pronunciation:  'beyurd

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  French soldier said to be fearless and chivalrous (1473-1524)

BAYARD is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: Chevalier de Bayard, Pierre de Terrail, Pierre Terrail, Seigneur de Bayard
 See Also: soldier



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bay"ard\, n.
1. [OF. bayard, baiart, bay horse; bai bay + -ard. See {Bay},
   a., and {-ard}.] Properly, a bay horse, but often any
   horse. Commonly in the phrase blind bayard, an old blind

         Blind bayard moves the mill.          --Philips.

2. [Cf. F. bayeur, fr. bayer to gape.] A stupid, clownish
   fellow. [Obs.] --B. Jonson.

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