Definition of fardel in English:

fardel

Pronunciation /ˈfärdl/ /ˈfɑrdl/

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

Origin

Middle English from Old French.