regest


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regest

(rɪˈdʒɛst)
n
obsolete a retort
vb (tr)
1. to register; record
2. to retort or cast back
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Teudric King of Glamorgan, whom the Regest of Landaff recounts to have bin alwaies victorious in fight; to have Reign'd about this time, and at length to have exchanged his Crown for a Hermitage; till in the aid of his Son Mouric, whom the Saxons had reduc'd to extremes, taking Arms again, he defeated them at Tinterne by the River Wye; but himself receav'd a mortal wound.
Also, the regests are presented both in French and German, and in the index of subjects many French terms are cross-listed.