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[gey-lawrd] /ˈgeɪˌlɔrd/

a male given name.

masc. proper name, also a surname (from early 13c.), also Galliard, from Old French Gaillart, from Proto-Germanic *Gailhard “lofty-hard,” or Old French gaillard “lively, brisk, gay, high-spirited.”


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