Childe vs Childer - What's the difference?

childe | childer |


As nouns the difference between childe and childer

is that childe is a child of noble birth while childer is (ireland|obsolete elsewhere).

childe

English

Noun

(head)
  • A child of noble birth.
  • The cognomen given to the oldest son prior to his taking his father's title.
  • childer

    English

    Noun

    (head)
  • (Ireland, obsolete elsewhere)
  • Derived terms

    * Childermas

    References

    * Merriam-Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged Accessed 23 Feb. 2006. * The O'Byrne Files, " Dublin Slang Dictionary" Accessed 23 Feb. 2006.