Definition of fardel in English:

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fardel

Pronunciation: /ˈfärdl/

noun

archaic
A bundle: a fardel of stories, personages, emotions
More example sentences
  • Among the items the Bard needed to buy were: slings, arrows, a bodkin (preferably bare) and fardels.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French, diminutive of fard, from Arabic farda 'piece, pack'.

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Syllabification: far·del

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