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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Found in northern dialects/Old Northern French, such as Old Norman. From *guardein, from the verb guarder, of Germanic origin. Compare also warder.

NounEdit

wardein m (oblique plural wardeinz, nominative singular wardeinz, nominative plural wardein)

  1. protector; guard; guardian

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