This accursed mud.
Origin of accursed
- Middle English acursed past participle of acursen to put a curse on a- intensive pref. (from Old English ā-) Old English cursian to curse (from curs curse)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English acursed, from acursen (“to curse”), from Old English ācursian, from ā + cursen, from curs (“curse”).
- First attested in the early 13th century.