Definition of fardel in English:

fardel

noun

archaic
  • A bundle.

    ‘a fardel of stories, personages, emotions’
    • ‘Among the items the Bard needed to buy were: slings, arrows, a bodkin (preferably bare) and fardels.’
    package, packet
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Origin

Middle English: from Old French.

Pronunciation

fardel

/ˈfärdl//ˈfɑrdl/