faon

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French faon, from Old French faon, feün, from Vulgar Latin *fētō, from Latin fētus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁(y)-. Compare Occitan fedon.

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Noun[edit]

faon m (plural faons)

  1. fawn (young deer)

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *fētō, fētōnem, from Latin fētus.

Noun[edit]

faon m (oblique plural faons, nominative singular faons, nominative plural faon)

  1. fawn (young deer)