Lurdan

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Lurdan A blockhead.
    • a Lurdan Stupid; blockish.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • lurdan Blockish; heavy; stupid; useless.
    • n lurdan A blockhead; a stupid or useless person.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Lurdan lur′dan (arch.) stupid
    • n Lurdan a stupid person.—Also Lur′dane, Lur′den
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. lourdin, fr. lourd, heavy, dull, thick-headed. See Lord

Usage

In literature:

Thou lazy lurdan, thus is it strung!
"Sir Nigel" by Arthur Conan Doyle
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