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Wright's OE grammar
§47; §62; §286; §331; §390;
Dele ' Andr. . . 483, ' and add:
in the following glosses
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  • Oest, gifu

    gratia,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 41, 5.
  • Ést

    munificentia,

      58, 18.
  • Oeste

    devotione,

      Rtl. 8, 25.
  • Oest devotionem, 15, 1 :

    votum,

      169, 7.
  • Oesto

    vota,

      29, 34.
good pleasure, favour
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  • Sum him Metudes ést ofer eorðwelan ealne geceóseð,

      Crä. 87.
  • Þæt þæt heom on Godes ést (

    in accordance with God's good pleasure

    ) góde men geúðon,
      Wlfst. 159, 19.
  • Eal þæt wé sceoldan on Godes ést gelǽstan

    all that according to the will of God we ought to do,

      92, 12 : 103, 5 : 172, 7 : 181, 11.
  • Dunn hafað ðás bóc gesald his wífe an Godes ést,

      C. D. ii. 58, 21.
where favour is shewn by gifts,
gracious, liberal gifts, cf. II.
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  • Ic eów góda gehwæs ést áhwette,

      An. 339.
  • Mé þis hildesceorp Hróðgár sealde, hét þæt ic his ǽrest þé ést gesægde (

    that I should describe to thee his gracious gift

    ), cwæð þæt hyt hæfde Hiorogár cyning,
      B. 2157.
  • Hé him ést geteáh meara and mádma, 2165.
luxuries (especially food)
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  • Ýsta

    diliciarum,

      An. Ox. 11, 35.
  • Ǽtlicum éstum

    edendis dapibus,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 142, 33.
  • Gif wé willað becuman tó ðám éstum þæs écan gereordes,

      Hml. Th. ii. 374, 8.
  • Éstas

    delicias,

      Kent. Gl. 1063.
  • Hé sende him sanda and éstas, ac se cniht forseah þá sanda and drencas,

      Hml. S. 35, 56.
  • Se fiscere ðá éstas him beforan legde þe hé him tó beódenne hæfde,

      Ap. Th. 11, 25.
Etymology
[v. N. E. D. este.]
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v. æf-ést, éstum in Dict.
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