faitour

[fey-ter]

Origin of faitour

1300–50; Middle English < Anglo-French: impostor, Old French faitor perpetrator, literally, doer, maker < Latin factor. See factor
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British Dictionary definitions for faitour

faitour

noun
  1. obsolete an impostor

Word Origin for faitour

C14: from Anglo-French: cheat, from Old French faitor, from Latin: factor
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