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lunes

[ loonz ]
/ lunz /
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noun (used with a plural verb)

Archaic. fits of madness.

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Origin of lunes

1605–15; <French, Middle French, plural of lune caprice <Medieval Latin lūna fit of lunacy, special use of Latin lūna moon; compare German Laune
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