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CRICC

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
CRICC, crycc, e; f.
A CRUTCH, staff baculus
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  • Gird din and cricc ðín me fréfredon

    virga tua et baculus tuus me consolata sunt,

      Ps. Spl. C. 22, 5.
  • He, mid his cricce wreðiende, on cyricean eóde

    baculo sustentans intravit ecclesiam,

      Bd. 4, 31; S. 610, 28.
  • He, mid his crycce hine awreðiende, hám becom baculo innitens domum pervenit, 4, 31; S. 610, 17, He mid criccum his féðunge underwreðode

    he supported his gait with crutches,

      Homl. Th. ii. 134, 24.
Etymology
[Laym, crucche, dat: Plat. krukke, krükke: Dut. kruk, f: Kil. krucke: Ger. krücke, f: M. H. Ger. krücke, krucke, f; O. H. Ger. krucka, f: Dan. krykke, m. f: Swed. krycka. f.]
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v.  crycc.
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  • CRICC, n.