fetian

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fatōną, *fatjaną (to fetch), from Proto-Indo-European *ped- (foot). Cognate with Old Frisian fatia (to fetch), Old High German fazzōn (to touch, grasp) (German fassen), Old Norse fata, feta (to go, step) (Icelandic feta). More at foot.

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fetian

  1. to fetch, bring near
  2. to obtain, acquire; to induce, bring on
  3. (with wīf) to marry, fetch a wife

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