leveret

leveret

[lev-er-it]
noun
a young hare.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Anglo-French, diminutive of levre, Old French lievre < Latin leporem, accusative of lepus hare; see -et

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leveret (ˈlɛvərɪt, -vrɪt)
 
n
a young hare, esp one less than one year old
 
[C15: from Norman French levrete, diminutive of levre, from Latin lepus hare]

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