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nounEnglish Regional, South-Western
A male lamb.
Old English. From a first element of uncertain origin (perhaps related to German regional (Low German: Westphalia) purre small child (rare), of uncertain origin; perhaps compare Norwegian regional purre ram, also used as a call to (especially male) sheep) + lamb.
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