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oarfăn

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin orphanus, from Ancient Greek ὀρφανός (orphanós, without parents, fatherless). Compare Aromanian oarfãn, Spanish huérfano. Largely replaced by the form orfan from Greek.

AdjectiveEdit

oarfăn

  1. (archaic) destitute, deficient, deprived
  2. (archaic) poor, needy
  3. (archaic) sorrowful, miserable

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