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Cuilionn Help: Origin of word 'maudlin'? (88* d) RE: Help: Origin of word 'maudlin'? 22 Feb 10


So, fellow etymaudlinogists, is "maudle" the origin of the term "muddle" or does muddle have a different linguistic lineage?

BTW, my partner (a bagpiper and Child ballad enthusiast) refers to her favourite musical genre as "Minor Modal Maudlin."


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