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EtymologyEdit

From Greek ορφανός (orfanós), Late Latin orphanus. Largely replaced the older inherited oarfăn. Compare Aromanian oarfãn.

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AdjectiveEdit

orfan m, n (feminine singular orfană, masculine plural orfani, feminine and neuter plural orfane)

  1. orphan, orphaned
  2. deficient, destitute, deprived

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NounEdit

orfan m (plural orfani, feminine equivalent orfană)

  1. orphan (child without parents)

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