See also: Faun

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English fawn, from Latin Faunus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

faun (plural fauns)

  1. (Roman mythology) A woodland creature with pointed ears, legs, and short horns of a goat and a fondness for unrestrained revelry.
    Synonym: satyr
  2. (entomology) Any of various nymphalid butterflies of the genus Faunis.

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

faun

  1. Alternative form of fawn

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin faunus.

NounEdit

faun m (plural fauni)

  1. Faunus

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