fabliau

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Old French fabliau, diminutive of fable

Noun[edit]

fabliau (plural fabliaux)

  1. The genre of short, farcical often coarse tales written in the North of France in the 12th, 13th and 14th centuries.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French fabliau, diminutive of fable

Noun[edit]

fabliau m (plural fabliaux)

  1. fabliau

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive form of fable in the Picard dialect, compare biau

Noun[edit]

fabliau m (oblique plural fabliaus, nominative singular fabliaus, nominative plural fabliau)

  1. fabliau