festing

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From festa (to fasten).

Noun[edit]

festing f (genitive singular festingar, nominative plural festingar)

  1. a fastening, something which fastens
  2. the firmament syn.
    • Genesis 1-3 (English, Icelandic)
      Guð sagði: „Verði festing milli vatnanna, og hún greini vötn frá vötnum.“
      And God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters.

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