lud

World English Dictionary
lud (lʌd)
 
n
1.  lord (in the phrase my lud, m'lud): used when addressing a judge in court
 
interj
2.  archaic an exclamation of dismay or surprise

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Lud definition


(1.) The fourth son of Shem (Gen. 10:22; 1 Chr. 1:17), ancestor of the Lydians probably. (2.) One of the Hamitic tribes descended from Mizraim (Gen. 10:13), a people of Africa (Ezek. 27:10; 30:5), on the west of Egypt. The people called Lud were noted archers (Isa. 66:19; comp. Jer. 46:9).

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