Sunday, May 24, 2009

Color of the Day - Liard

Liard, 1380 – of a grey colour, approaching to white; it is called liart in Scotland. “Attour his belt his liard lockes lay.” Chaucer.
Glossary and Etymological Dictionary, 1834

excerpt from:
Elephant's Breath and London Smoke
edited by Deb Salisbury
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