I saw this parallel definition on a road box when I did the Blast production at the Air Force Academy last week.

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pi-rate (py’-reht) (fr. Lat. pirata, fr. Greek Peirates, fr. Peiran to attempt – more at fear) – N.

stage-hand (stayj-hãnd) (fr. Sax. estage, fr. (assumed) V.Lat. staticum to stand; + OE hand, akin to OHG hant hand) N.

Thanks Flying Moose of Nargothrond for something I’ve been trying to explain for years.

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