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befæstan, class 1 weak verb. fasten; entrust; make use of.

These spellings occur in the Old English Aerobics texts:

 singularplural
infinitivebefæstan
present indicative1
2
3
past indicative1
2
3
present subjunctivebefæste
past subjunctive
past participlebefæst

This word occurs 3 times in the Old English Aerobics Anthology. To see a list of occurrences of befæstan in a text, click a title below. Click a line- or sentence-number to see the word in context.

Alfred the Great's Preface

  • [13] befæste. make use of.
  • [13] befæstan. make use of.

Boethius on Fame

  • [2] befæst. entrusted.