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romaunt

[roh-mahnt, -mawnt] /roʊˈmɑnt, -ˈmɔnt/
noun, Archaic.
1.
a romantic tale or poem; romance.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; < Anglo-French, variant of Old French romant romance1
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British Dictionary definitions for romaunt

romaunt

/rəˈmɔːnt/
noun
1.
(archaic) a verse romance
Word Origin
C16: from Old French; see romantic
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