Oberon

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noun Ober·on \ˈō-bə-ˌrän, -rən\

Definition of Oberon

  1. :  the king of the fairies in medieval folklore

Origin and Etymology of oberon

Middle French, from Old French Auberon


First Known Use: circa 1533


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