From Anglo-Norman *aset, back-formed from asez, asetz (interpreted as a plural). Forms without initial a- are from rebracketing of asseth as a seth. Compare English asset, from a Modern English reinterpretation of asetz.
- Recompense; compensation or indemnity for damages.
- Fulfilling; realisation of a duty, request, or question posed.
- Expiation; atoning by performing duties (instead of admission or reflection)
- Jesus's death as a sacrifice; the Atonement.
- “assẹ̄th (n.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-09-11.
- “sẹ̄th(e (n.)” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-09-11.
Derived from the noun.
- Alternative form of