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that holds fast
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  • Fæsthafellæstum (-nestum, An. Ox. 4595) gerǽpod

    tenacissimis (vinculis) inretita

    ,
      Hpt. Gl. 512, 63.
strong, firm, steadfast
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  • God, fæsthafol strængð unástyred on þé þurhwunað

    Deus, tenax vigor inmotus in te permanet

    ,
      Hy. S. 11, 2.
tenacious, retentive
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  • Fæsthaful

    capax

    (cf. capax memorię ,
      An. Ox. 3101), Wrt. Voc. ii. 21, 47.
  • Mid fæsthafelre race

    tenaci (memoriae) textu

    ,
      An. Ox. 192.
  • Hé gefæstnode his láre on fæsthafelum gemynde,

      Hml. Th. ii. 118, 20.
parsimonious, close-fisted
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  • For hwí wǽre þú swá fæsthafol mínra góda þe ic þé sealde?,

      Wlfst. 258, 12.
  • Were grǽdigum and fæsthafelum

    uiro cupido et tenaci

    ,
      Scint. 110, 15.
  • Sint tó manianne ðá fæsðhafula[n] (

    tenaces, qui sua retinent

    ),
      Past. 339, 7.
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