alewe
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
alewe
aluwe, alwe, an; f. The aloe, bitter spice, in the plural aloes; aloe He brohte wyrt-gemang and alewan tulit herbarum commixtionem et aloes, Jn. Bos. 19, 39. Murre and alwe myrrh, and aloe, L. M. 2, 65 ; Lchdm, ii. 296, 20. Alwan wid untrymnessum aloes for infirmities, L. M. cont. 2, 64; Lchdm, ii. 174, 6. Gedó alwan gódne dǽl ðǽron put a good deal of aloes therein, L. M. 12, 14; Lchdm, ii. 192, 5: 194, 25. Aluwan gegníd rub up aloes, Lchdm, iii. 2, 15. Nim alewan [MS. alewen] take aloes, 104, 26: 134, 9. [םילִהָאֲ ăhālīm, pl. m; תוֹלהָאֲ ăhāloth, pl. f. the aloe-trees, the perfumes: Grk. ἀλόη,ης; f. the aloe: Lat. alŏē, ēs; f. the aloe, a small tree in the east, which has juicy leaves, from which the bitter gum called aloes is extracted]
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