esbat

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French esbat, cognate to modern ébat (frolic).

Noun[edit]

esbat (plural esbats)

  1. A Wiccan coven gathering other than one of the Sabbats. While a full moon ritual may be held during an esbat, esbats encompass coven business meetings, social occasions, and opportunities for merriment.

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb esbatre.

Noun[edit]

esbat m (oblique plural esbaz or esbatz, nominative singular esbaz or esbatz, nominative plural esbat)

  1. frolic
  2. strike; hit; blow

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