"abortive, premature, mis-shapen from birth," late Old English misboren "abortive, degenerate," from mis- (1) + born. From 1580s as "born of an unlawful union."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for misborn

Historical Examples of misborn

  • "We go where we will, and no misborn Brazilians can stop us," snarled Francisco.

    The Pathless Trail

    Arthur O. (Arthur Olney) Friel