As nouns the difference between fasten and yot
is that fasten
is while yot
is the letter , an uncommon variant of j used in greek linguistics.
As a verb yot is
(dialectal) to unite closely; fasten; rivet.
To attach or connect in a secure manner.
- The sailor fastened the boat to the dock with a half-hitch.
- Fasten your seatbelts!
* Jonathan Swift
- Can you fasten these boards together with some nails?
To cause to take close effect; to make to tell; to land.
- The words Whig and Tory have been pressed to the service of many successions of parties, with very different ideas fastened to them.
- to fasten a blow
- if I can fasten but one cup upon him
From (etyl) , from (etyl) (Jot).
The letter , an uncommon variant of J used in Greek linguistics.
Probably from an alteration of yet, . More at (l), (l).
(dialectal) To unite closely; fasten; rivet.