See also: Fass and Faß

Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • fast (northernmost Moselle Franconian)
  • fest (most of Moselle Franconian)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German fast, from Proto-Germanic *fastuz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fass (masculine faste, feminine fass, comparative faster, superlative et miets fass)

  1. (Ripuarian) firm

Usage notesEdit

  • In adverbial or predicative function the superlative may also be et faste.

Derived termsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English fæs; cognate to Middle High German vase.[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fass (plural fasses) (rare)

  1. fringe
  2. leek root

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ fas, n..”, in OED Online  , Oxford: Oxford University Press, 29 November 2019.
  2. ^ fā̆s, n.” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2019-11-29.