Bosworth Toller's

Anglo-Saxon

Dictionary online

fæsting

  • noun [ feminine ]
Dictionary links
Grammar
fæsting, e; f.
An entrusting, act of confidence; commendātio
Show examples
  • Gif hwá óðrum his unmagan óþfæste, and he hine on ðære fæstinge forferie

    if any one commit his infant to another's keeping, and he die during such keeping,

    • L. Alf. pol. 17
    • ;
    • Th. i. 72,
    • 5.
Derived forms
be-fæsting
Linked entries
v.  be-fæsting fæsting-men rǽde-fæsting.
Full form

Word-wheel

  • fæsting, n.