Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman feture, from Latin factūra.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fɛːˈtiu̯r(ə)/, /fɛi̯ˈtiu̯r(ə)/, /ˈfɛːtiu̯r(ə)/, /ˈfɛːtur(ə)/, /ˈfɛːtər(ə)/

NounEdit

feture (plural fetures)

  1. One's form or bodily profile; the overall appearance of a given human.
  2. A feature or part (almost always of the human body or face)
  3. (rare) A piece of handiwork or crafts; something created.
  4. (rare) A living organism; a being (viewed as God's creation)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: feature
  • Scots: fayter, featur

ReferencesEdit


Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

feture f (oblique plural fetures, nominative singular feture, nominative plural fetures)

  1. Alternative form of faiture