wæscestre
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
wæscestre
an; f. One who washes. 1. used of a man Iobinus wæs mín wæscestre (fullo), Gr. D. 191, 23 : 192. 2. of a woman Hé wæs lufigende his wæscestran (presbyteram) swá swá his ágne swuster . . . þá þá hine geseah seó his wæscestre, Gr. D. 276, 1-14. [Þis us doð to understonden þe forbisne of þe wasshestren quod melius patefacit exemplar lotricum, O. E. Hml. ii. 57, 22.]
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