What does haft mean?

Definitions for hafthæft, hɑft

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word haft.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. haft, helve(noun)

    the handle of a weapon or tool

Webster Dictionary

  1. Haft(noun)

    a handle; that part of an instrument or vessel taken into the hand, and by which it is held and used; -- said chiefly of a knife, sword, or dagger; the hilt

  2. Haft(noun)

    a dwelling

  3. Haft(verb)

    to set in, or furnish with, a haft; as, to haft a dagger

  4. Origin: [AS. hft; akin to D. & G. heft, Icel. hepti, and to E. heave, or have. Cf. Heft.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Haft

    haft, n. a handle.—v.t. to set in a haft: to establish firmly. [A.S. hæft; Ger. heft.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of haft in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of haft in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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Translations for haft

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • asidero, empuñaduraSpanish
  • lurgannScottish Gaelic
  • guardamano, coccia, impugnatura, elsaItalian
  • ვადაGeorgian
  • greep, alm, handgreep, er een handvat aanzetten, vatten, handvat, heft, alpenweideDutch
  • черенок, ручка, рукояткаRussian

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