Other Word Forms of Wapentake
Origin of Wapentake
Middle English from Old English wæpengetæc (translation of Old Norse vāpnatak act of taking weapons to indicate assent in an assembly) wæpen weapon -getæc act of taking (from tacan to take take)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Old English wÇ£penÄ¡etæc, from Old Norse vápnatak, from vápn (“weapon") + taka (“take").
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