felun

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish

Noun[edit]

felun m (oblique plural feluns, nominative singular feluns, nominative plural felun)

  1. evildoer; wrongdoer
  2. immoral person
    Quant aveit fet la traisun, a sun seingnur cume felun
    After committing treason, he returned to his lord as an evil man

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

felun

  1. bastard; idiot (a general pejorative)
  2. evil
    • circa 1170, Wace, Le Roman de Rou:
      Garin, Folcun, Robert, Willealme;
      N'out plus feluns en nul realme
      Warren, Fouques, Robert, William
      There were none more evil in any kingdom

Declension[edit]