fyst

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

fyst

  1. past participle of fyse

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fyst

  1. neuter of fys

Verb[edit]

fyst

  1. inflection of fysa and fyse:
    1. past participle
    2. supine

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *fūsti, from Proto-Germanic *funstiz, from Proto-Indo-European *pnsti-, a variant of *pnksti-, *pn̥kʷ-sti (fist), a derivative of *pénkʷe (five). Cognate with Old Frisian fest (West Frisian fest), Old Saxon fūst, Dutch vuist, Old High German fūst (German Faust), and with Russian пясть (pjastʹ, palm of the hand), Polish pięść (fist), Serbo-Croatian pȇst (fist) and pȑst (finger), Lithuanian kumštis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fȳst f

  1. the fist

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: fist, fust, vust, fest, feest, vest, wyste