Etymology[ v&(r)-'na-ky&-l&r ] (adjective.) 1601. From Latin vernāculus (“domestic, indigenous, of or pertaining to home-born slaves”) verna (“a native, a home-born slave (one born in his master's house)”).
Synonymsargot, cant, common, dialect, dialectal, domesticated, everyday, idiom, idiomatic, indigenous, informal, ingrained, inherent, jargon, jive talk, language, lingo, lingua franca, local, native tongue
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