lazar

Part of speech: noun

One afflicted with a loathsome disease; a leper.

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Usage examples "lazar":

  1. Ban Tvrtko proclaimed himself King of Bosnia, and endeavoured to extend his power in Hungary, whilst Knez Lazar, with the help of a number of Serbian princes, prepared for a great war against the Turks. - "Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians", Woislav M. Petrovitch.
  2. 124. lazar, leper, or any wretched beggar; from the parable of Dives and Lazarus. - "Keats: Poems Published in 1820", John Keats.
  3. Here was a Lazar House, i. - "The History of London", Walter Besant.