orpheline

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French orphelin. See orphan.

NounEdit

orpheline (plural orphelines)

  1. (obsolete) An orphan.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

orpheline f

  1. feminine form of orphelin
Last modified on 19 September 2013, at 18:26