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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