What does bar sinister mean?

bar sinister meaning in General Dictionary

the condition to be born to parents who were perhaps not married

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  • a mark of bastardy; lines from top straight to bottom remaining

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His other books include: Soldiers of Fortune (1897); Captain Macklin (1902); Vera the Medium (1908); The Bar Sinister (1904) and With the French in France and at Salonika (1916).

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