antrustion

noun an·trus·tion \anˈtrəschən\

Definition of antrustion

plural

-s

  1. :  a follower usually in the bodyguard of Frankish princes of the 5th to 7th centuries

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Origin and Etymology of antrustion

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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