flaun

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French flaon, from Late Latin fladonem, accusative of flado, from Frankish *flado, from Proto-Germanic *flaþô. Doublet of flathe and flathon.

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Noun[edit]

flaun (plural flaunes)

  1. A sweet cake with a filling inside it.
  2. A hotcake or pancake.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: flawn (obsolete)

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