beauf

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An apocopic form of beau-frère (brother-in-law). Figurative sense named after Mon Beauf, a character created by French caricaturist Cabu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beauf m (plural beaufs)

  1. (colloquial) brother-in-law
  2. (colloquial, figuratively) boor, yokel, redneck

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