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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Fyrd  \Fyrd\,  Fyrdung  \Fyr"dung\,  n.  [AS.;  akin  to  E.  fare,  v. 
  i.]  (Old.  Eng.  Hist.) 
  The  military  force  of  the  whole  nation,  consisting  of  all  men 
  able  to  bear  arms. 
  The  national  fyrd  or  militia.  --J.  R.  Green.