ambiht

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ambahtaz, whence also Old High German ambaht, Old Norse ambátt, Gothic 𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌱𐌰𐌷𐍄𐍃(andbahts). Compare Latin ambactus.

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Noun[edit]

ambiht m

  1. servant
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ambahtiją (derived from the root of ambiht (Etymology 1)), whence also Old Saxon ambaht, Old High German ambahti, ambaht (German Amt), Old Norse embætti, Gothic 𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌱𐌰𐌷𐍄𐌹(andbahti).

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Noun[edit]

ambiht n

  1. service
Declension[edit]