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jereed


jereed


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jereed  \Jer*eed"\,  n.  [Ar.  jer[=i]d.  Cf  {Djereed}.] 
  A  blunt  javelin  used  by  the  people  of  the  Levant,  especially 
  in  mock  fights.  [Written  also  {jerreed},  {jerid}.]  --Byron. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Djereed  \Djer*eed"\or  Djerrid  \Djer*rid"\,  n.  [F.  djerid,  fr 
  Ar  See  {Jereed}.] 
  a  A  blunt  javelin  used  in  military  games  in  Moslem 
  countries. 
  b  A  game  played  with  it  [Written  also  {jereed},  {jerrid}, 
  etc.]