Definition of infortunate in English:

infortunate

adjective

  • Astrology. Of a planet, etc.: exercising a malign influence, malevolent. Now rare.

noun

  • Astrology. An infortunate planet, star, etc.; = infortune. rare. Now historical.

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin infortūnātus unfortunate from in- + fortūnātus. Compare Middle French, French infortuné, Catalan infortunat, Spanish infortunado, Portuguese infortunado, Italian infortunato.