Hun

noun \ ˈhən \

Definition of Hun

1 : a member of a nomadic central Asian people gaining control of a large part of central and eastern Europe under Attila about a.d. 450
2 a often not capitalized : a person who is wantonly destructive : vandal
b disparaging : german; especially : a German soldier

Origin and Etymology of hun

Middle English, from Old English Hunas, plural, from Late Latin Hunni, plural


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