font, es; m. Fountain, spring;
fons, tis, m;
pure water, that which holds pure or holy water, The font for baptism;
baptistērium = βαπτιστήριoν
:-- Ne dó man nǽnne ele to ðam fante let no one put any oil into the font,
L. Ælf. C. 36; Th. ii. 358, 35; Wilk. 159, 32. v. fant-fæt
, fant-wæter, font-wæter.