fisc-noþ

fisc-noþ, m.n: fishing; the action or practice of taking fish; the privilege or right of catching fish in certain waters. (FISH-noth / ˈfɪʃ-nɔθ)

Medieval manuscript image of two eagles flying over a body of water. One eagle has a fish in its talons.
Eagles in the Aberdeen Bestiary. England, c. 1200. Aberdeen University Library, MS 24, f. 61v. [abdn.ac.uk]

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