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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

mestr

  1. imperative of mestre

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *maistaz, superlative form of *mikilaz ‎(great, large, many). Cognate with Old English māst, mǣst, Old Frisian māsta, Old Saxon mēst, Old Dutch meist, Old High German meist, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐍃𐍄𐍃 ‎(maists).

AdjectiveEdit

mestr

  1. superlative degree of mikill
  2. most
  3. largest

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mestr in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
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