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vulgar (adj.) late 14c., "common, ordinary," from Latin vulgaris, volgaris "of [...]


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vulgar (adj.)

late 14c., "common, ordinary," from Latin vulgaris, volgaris "of or pertaining to the common people, common, vulgar, low, mean," from vulgus "the common people, multitude, crowd, throng," perhaps from a PIE root *wel- "to crowd, throng"

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