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springald

[spring-uh ld] /ˈsprɪŋ əld/
noun
1.
a youth; young fellow.
Origin of springald
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English, alteration (by dissimilation) of *springard leaper, jumper. See spring, -ard
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  • Had she, after all, made so little impression on this springald despite her tacit encouragement of him!

    The Song of the Wolf Frank Mayer
  • Well, my wild little maid, be good enough to repeat to me what you whispered just now to that springald of a captain.

    The Border Rifles Gustave Aimard

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