fardel definition by Webster's New World
- a pack; bundle
- a burden; misfortune
Origin: Middle English ; from Old French ; from OIt fardello, diminutive ; from fardo, a bundle, pack ; from Arabic farda, a bundle, camel's load
fardel definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A pack; a bundle.
- A burden.
Origin: Middle English, from Old French, diminutive of farde, package, from Arabic farda, single piece, pack, bundle, from farada, to be separate; see prd in Semitic roots.
fardel - Medical Definition