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faitour

[fey-ter] /ˈfeɪ tər/
noun, Archaic.
1.
impostor; fake.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English < Anglo-French: impostor, Old French faitor perpetrator, literally, doer, maker < Latin factor. See factor
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faitour

/ˈfeɪtə/
noun
1.
(obsolete) an impostor
Word Origin
C14: from Anglo-French: cheat, from Old French faitor, from Latin: factor
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