un guerdoned

guerdon

[gur-dn]
noun
1.
a reward, recompense, or requital.
verb (used with object)
2.
to give a guerdon to; reward.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English < Old French, variant of werdoun < Medieval Latin widerdonum, alteration (probably by association with Latin dōnum gift) of Old High German widarlōn, equivalent to widar again, back + lōn reward; cognate with Old English witherlēan

guerdoner, noun
guerdonless, adjective
unguerdoned, adjective
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guerdon (ˈɡɜːdən)
 
n
1.  a reward or payment
 
vb
2.  (tr) to give a guerdon to
 
[C14: from Old French gueredon, of Germanic origin; compare Old High German widarlōn, Old English witherlēan; final element influenced by Latin dōnum gift]
 
'guerdoner
 
n

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guerdon
"reward, recompense" (now only poetic), mid-14c., from O.Fr. guerdon, from M.L. widerdonum, from O.H.G. widarlon; c.f. O.E. wiðerlean, from wiðer "again" (see with) + lean "payment." Form influenced in M.L. by L. donum "gift."
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