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behát

  • noun [ neuter ]
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Grammar
behát, es ; n.
Wright's OE grammar
§12; §343; §563;
A promise, vow; promissum, votum
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  • Ic sende on eów mínes fæder behát

    ego mitto promissum Parris mei in vos,

      Lk. Bos. 24, 49.
  • Ðonne ðú behát behǽtst Drihtene

    cum votum voveris Domino,

      Deut. 23, 21.
Derived forms
DER. be-hátan, ge-hát.
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  • behát, n.