Definition of leister in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈliːstə/


A pronged spear used for catching salmon.


[with object]
Spear (a fish) with a leister.


Mid 16th century: from Old Norse ljóstr, from ljósta 'to strike'.

Words that rhyme with leister

Batista, Dniester, Easter, feaster, keister, quaestor

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