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Lad Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    lad n
  1. a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss" [syn: chap, fellow, feller, gent, fella, blighter, cuss]
  2. a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy) [syn: cub, laddie, sonny, sonny boy]
Lad Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Lad \Lad\, n. [OE. ladde, of Celtic origin; cf. W. llawd, Ir. lath. [root]12
  1. Cf. Lass.]
  2. A boy; a youth; a stripling. ``Cupid is a knavish lad.'' --Shak. There is a lad here, which hath five barley loaves and two small fishes. --John vi. 9.
  3. A companion; a comrade; a mate. Lad's love. (Bot.) See Boy's love, under Boy.
Lad Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Lad \Lad\, obs. p. p. of Lead, to guide. --Chaucer.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Lad'


  • LAD: Lad may refer to: A boy or young man or member of Internal Sales Team. Lad culture , a British subculture. Ląd, Greater Poland Voivodeship , ...
  • LADS: the band | The Lads LADS is an acronym for Laser Airborne Depth Sounder!. Until recently, a large proportion of waters around Australia ...
  • Lad, A Dog: Lad: A Dog is a 1919 American novel written by Albert Payson Terhune and published by E. P. Dutton . Terhune's real-life rough collie , Lad. ...
  • Lad culture: Lad culture (also Laddish culture and Laddism) is a subculture commonly associated with Britpop music of the 1990s. It involves a liking ...

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Meaning of the Name 'Lad'


  • Meaning: Attendant
  • Origin: English
  • Gender: Male


Lad Sample Sentences in News


  • IIROC Trading Halt - LAD
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  • IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la négociation par l'OCRCVM - LAD
    The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants:   Company / Société :... Read more on this news related to 'Lad'
  • 298,414 land titles issued in Caraga
    The Department of Agrarian Reform in Region 13 (DAR-13) said yesterday it has completed the Land Acquisition and Distribution (LAD) of 298,414 at various provinces and cities in Caraga region so far. In this Land Tenure Services (LTS) conducted by DAR-13, the total area of the LAD already reached 259, 220 hectares. Read more on this news related to 'Lad'

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