Origin of fantast
Examples from the Web for fantast
He has himself a good deal of the fantast again, but with a better basis of solidity beneath it.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XX. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
Besides plays, now unreadable, he wrote two long novels and a number of short tales, which all bear witness to the fantast in him.
The epithet "fantast" may be equally suitably applied to Brentano.