asettan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ā- +‎ settan

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

āsettan

  1. to set up, set out, place,
  2. appoint
    Hē hæfde Grendle toġēanes seleweard āseted.
    He had set a guard for the hall against Grendel.
    Þām prēoste þe hē of his circan āsette
    To the priest which he appointed from his church
  3. propose, suggest
    Þū āsettest rǣdels.
    You proposed a riddle.

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: aset