As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
angist Old Norse word can mean:
- f. [Lat. angustia; Fr. angoisse; Engl. anguish; Germ, angst], anguish, esp. in theol. writers, Stj. 31, 51, 55, 106, 114.
- COMPDS: angistarár, angistarneyð, angistartími.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚾᚴᛁᛋᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
- theological, theologically.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.