Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

preost

  1. Alternative form of prest (priest)

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin presbyter, from Ancient Greek πρεσβύτερος (presbúteros), from πρέσβυς (présbus, elder, older).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

prēost m

  1. priest

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: prest, preest
  • Old Norse: prestr