madman

[ mad-man, -muhn ]
/ ˈmædˌmæn, -mən /

noun, plural mad·men [mad-men, -muhn]. /ˈmædˌmɛn, -mən/.

a person who is or behaves as if insane; lunatic; maniac.

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Origin of madman

First recorded in 1300–50, madman is from Middle English madd man. See mad, man
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British Dictionary definitions for madman

madman
/ (ˈmædmən) /

noun plural -men

a man who is insane, esp one who behaves violently; lunatic
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