hest

  • 1 Hest — (h[e^]st), n. [AS. h[=ae]s, fr. h[=a]tan to call, bid. See {Hight}, and cf. {Behest}.] Command; precept; injunction. [Archaic] See {Behest}. At thy hest. Shak. [1913 Webster] Let him that yields obey the victor s hest. Fairfax. [1913 Webster] Yet …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Hest — may refer to:* Ari Hest (born 1979), American singer songwriter * Greg van Hest (born 1973), Dutch runneree also* Hest Bank …

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  • 3 hest — /hest/, n. Archaic. behest. [bef. 1150; ME hest(e), OE haes; akin to hatan to bid] * * * …

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  • 4 hest — sb., en, e, ene, i sms. heste , fx hestekøretøj, dog hest i hestfolk og hestgarde …

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  • 5 hest — [hest] n. [ME, with unhistoric t < OE hæs, command < base of hatan, to call, akin to Ger heissen < IE base * kēi , to set in motion > L ciere, Gr kinein] Archaic behest; bidding; order …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 hest — index directive, fiat Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 7 hest — bidding, command, O.E. hæs bidding, behest, command, from P.Gmc. *hait ti , from *haitan to call, name (see HIGHT (Cf. hight) (v.)). With t added in M.E. on model of other pairings (Cf. WIST (Cf. wist)/wesan) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 hest — al·ka·hest; be·hest; hest; …

    English syllables

  • 9 hest — noun Etymology: Middle English hest, hes, from Old English hǣs; akin to Old English hātan to command more at hight Date: before 12th century archaic command, precept …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 hest — [[t]hɛst[/t]] n. archaic behest • Etymology: bef. 1150; ME hest(e), OE hǣ s …

    From formal English to slang

  • 11 hest — noun command, injunction …

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  • 12 hést — see hǽst …

    Old to modern English dictionary

  • 13 hest — 1. klappe h.en: sænke spillets tempo 2. have et spark som en h.: kan sparke hårdt til en bold …

    Sportsjournalistisk dansk ordbog

  • 14 hest — sb. == command. RG. 493, 556; [hes]. M. Ode, 174 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 15 hest — noun archaic form of behest. Origin OE hs, of Gmc origin; related to hight …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 16 Hest —    A variant of Isis, the Egyptian goddess. Also Aset or Eset …

    Who’s Who in non-classical mythology

  • 17 heşt — (F.) [ ﺖﺸه ] sekiz …

    Osmanli Türkçesİ sözlüğü

  • 18 HEŞT — f. Sekiz …

    Yeni Lügat Türkçe Sözlük

  • 19 hest — n. archaic behest. Etymology: OE haeligs (see HIGHT), assim. to ME nouns in t …

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  • 20 Hest Bank — is a village in north western Lancashire, England, the boundaries of which include the coastline, from a western shoreline of salt flats that adjoin the northern extremities of Morecambe s Victorian era Promenade, to a less clearly defined… …

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