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circe

  • noun [ feminine ]
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circe, an; f. A church; ecclesia = ἐκκληsigma;ία
Wright's OE grammar
§223; §311; §404;
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  • Circe

    ecclesia,

      Ælfc. Gl. 107; Som. 78, 82; Wrt. Voc. 57, 58.
  • We lǽraþ, ðæt man innan circan ǽnigne man ne birige

    we enjoin that they do not bury any man within a church,

      L. Edg. C. 29; Th. ii. 250, 15: Bd. 2, 7; S. 509, 5.
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v. cyrice.
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