border adj

see border, n.

  1. Remote; distant; farthest; skyline; outlying; faraway; on the edge; at the limit; near the horizon.
  2. Boundary; district between Scotland and England; area between the Tweed river and Hadrian's Wall; [fig.] no man's land; [see ballad, n.]

border n

ME > OFr > L. bordatura, edging > Germanic bord, side.

  1. Hem; edge; band; margin; perimeter; seam allowance; exterior section; [fig.] frame; background; (see Mark 6:56).