gafol-fisc

gafol-fisc, m.n: fish paid as toll or tribute. (“gav-ol-feesh”)

tacuinum_sanitatis-fishing_lamprey

Fishing lamprey. Illustration from a 15th-century edition of Tacuinum Sanitatis, a medieval handbook mainly on health, based on the Taqwīm as‑siḥḥah (Maintenance of Health), an 11th-century Arab medical treatise by Ibn Butlan of Baghdad. [commons.wikimedia.org]

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