noun \ˈgēt, ˈgā-ət, OE ˈyaət\

Definition of GEAT

:  a member of a Scandinavian people of southern Sweden to which the legendary hero Beowulf belonged
Geat·ish \ˈgē-tish, ˈgā-, OE ˈyaə-\ adjective

Origin of GEAT

Old English Gēat
First Known Use: before 12th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: gebang
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Geastrum
All Words Near: Geat

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Geat? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More