An illegitimate child

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • avetrol — sb. == bastard. Alys. 2693. Fr. avoistre …   Oldest English Words

  • avetrol — …   Useful english dictionary

  • bastard — (n.) illegitimate child, early 13c., from O.Fr. bastard (11c., Mod.Fr. bátard), acknowledged child of a nobleman by a woman other than his wife, probably from fils de bast packsaddle son, meaning a child conceived on an improvised bed (saddles… …   Etymology dictionary

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