bastard


Main Entry: 1bas·tard
Pronunciation: \ˈbas-tərd\
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French, probably of Germanic origin; akin to OldFrisian bost marriage, Old English bindan to bind
Date: 14th century
1
: an illegitimate child
2
: something that is spurious, irregular, inferior, or of questionable origin
3
a : an offensive or disagreeable person —used as a generalized term of abuse
b : man, fellow
bas·tard·ly adjective