Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Frankish *wastil, from Proto-Germanic *wastiliz, *wistiliz, from *wistiz (food, feast) +‎ *-ilaz (diminutive suffix), from Proto-Indo-European *wes- (to eat).

NounEdit

gastel m (oblique plural gasteaus or gasteax or gastiaus or gastiax or gastels, nominative singular gasteaus or gasteax or gastiaus or gastiax or gastels, nominative plural gastel)

  1. round cake, loaf of bread, wastel
  2. (heraldry) roundel, bezant, gastell

DescendantsEdit