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Sansfoy

[Infidelity ]. A Saracen “who cared for neither God nor man,” encountered by St. George and slain. (Spenser Faërie Queene, book i. 2.)

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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