afier

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin affidāre, present active infinitive of affidō.

Verb[edit]

afier

  1. to promise; to swear
    • circa 1150, Thomas d'Angleterre, Le Roman de Tristan, page 156 (of the Champion Classiques edition, ISBN 2-7453-0520-4, line 1837:
      sa fei lealment li afie
      he loyally pledges his allegiance to him

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Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

References[edit]

  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (afier)