heste

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

heste c

  1. indefinite plural of hest

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English hǣs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

heste (plural hestes)

  1. a command, order, bidding, instruction

Descendants[edit]

  • English: hest
  • Yola: heste

References[edit]


Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English heste, variant of hes, from Old English hǣs.

Noun[edit]

heste

  1. behest, command, will

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith