lunatic

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From Old French lunatique, from Late Latin lunaticus ("moonstruck"), derived from Latin luna ("moon").

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lunatic ‎(plural lunatics)

  1. An insane person.

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lunatic ‎(comparative more lunatic, superlative most lunatic)

  1. crazed, mad, insane, demented

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From Latin lūnāticus, equivalent to lună +‎ -atic.

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lunatic m ‎(plural lunatici)

  1. somnambulist, sleepwalker
  2. (rare) dullard, fool, scatterbrain
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lunatic m, n ‎(feminine singular lunatică, masculine plural lunatici, feminine and neuter plural lunatice)

  1. (popular, rare) born in the same month as another
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from French lunatique, Italian lunatico.

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lunatic m, n ‎(feminine singular lunatică, masculine plural lunatici, feminine and neuter plural lunatice)

  1. (rare) having hallucinations
  2. (rare) fantastic, unreal, bizarre
  3. having unusual or strange ideas and behavior
  4. (rare) fearful
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