Bayard

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Bayard \Bay"ard\, noun

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.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

Bayard

noun

1: French soldier said to be fearless and chivalrous (1473-1524) [syn: {Bayard}, {Seigneur de Bayard}, {Chevalier de Bayard}, {Pierre Terrail}, {Pierre de Terrail}]


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