geste

geste

[jest]
noun
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gest or geste (dʒɛst)
 
n
1.  a notable deed or exploit
2.  See also chanson de geste a tale of adventure or romance, esp in verse
 
[C14: from Old French, from Latin gesta deeds, from gerere to carry out]
 
geste or geste
 
n
 
[C14: from Old French, from Latin gesta deeds, from gerere to carry out]

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