poesté

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • podestet (La Vie de Saint Alexis, 11th century manuscripts)
  • pousté (Anglo-Norman)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin potestās, potestātem ‎(power).

Noun[edit]

poesté f ‎(oblique plural poestez, nominative singular poesté, nominative plural poestez)

  1. power; authority

Descendants[edit]