nounWord forms: plural ˈFestˌschriften (ˈfɛstˌʃrɪftən
; festˈshrifˌtən) or ˈFestˌschrifts
a collection of articles
by the colleagues, former students, etc. of a noted scholar, published
in his or her honor
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Word origin of 'festschrift'Ger < fest, festival, holiday + schrift, a writing