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Meaning of BAYARD

Pronunciation:  'beyurd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[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
 
 Definition: 
\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
   horse.

         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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