What does the word sate mean?

Usage examples for sate

  1. Afterwards alle the others joyned us, and we sate on the Steps till the Sun went down, when, the Horses being broughte round, our Guests tooke Leave without returning to the House. – Mary Powell & Deborah's Diary by Anne Manning
  2. I remember, on my Road to Paris, the Bottom of the Caroche fell out; and there sate I, with Hubert, who was my Attendant, with our Feet dangling through. – Mary Powell & Deborah's Diary by Anne Manning
  3. His knights he straightway gathers And in the midst sate he, In the banquet hall of the fathers In the castle over the sea. – Faust by Goethe