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

Definition of reynard

  1. :  fox

Origin and Etymology of reynard

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

First Known Use: 14th century

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