Meaning of HAFT in English


/haft, hahft/ , n.

1. a handle, esp. of a knife, sword, or dagger.


2. to furnish with a haft or handle; set in a haft.

[ bef. 1000; ME; OE haeft handle, lit., that which is taken, grasped; c. L captus, G Heft han-dle ]

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