plural -s
: a follower usually in the bodyguard of Frankish princes of the 5th to 7th centuries

Word History


Medieval Latin antrustion-, antrustio, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German ant-, int- against and Old High German trōst help, comfort

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“Antrustion.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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