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reynard

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noun, often capitalized rey·nard \ˈrā-nərd, ˈre-, -ˌnär(d)\

Definition of reynard

  1. :  fox



Origin of reynard

Middle English Renard, name of the fox who is hero of the French beast epic Roman de Renart, from Middle French Renart, Renard


First Known Use: 14th century


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