2) [A.S.andSw. thaegn ; perhaps from tniigcn] Fie. a swords-man, warrior, soldier ; it. a good fellow , an honest blade. ... g riff, /n. the haft of a swotd, sword-hilt. .... t E¾ ft e n , pi. the expensesof constructing dikes and keeping them in repair.
|Title||:||A Dictionary of the English and German, and the German and English Language|
|Author||:||Joseph Leonhard Hilpert, Ernst Friedrich Kärcher|