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crincan

  • verb [ strong ]
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Grammar
crincan, ic crince, ðú crincst, he crincþ, pl. crincaþ; p. cranc, pl. cruncon; pp. cruncen
Wright's OE grammar
§498;
To yield; occumbere
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  • Wígend cruncon, wundum wérige

    the fighters yielded, oppressed with wounds,

      Byrht. Th. 140, 43; By. 302.
Derived forms
DER. ge-crincan.
Linked entries
v.  ge-crincan.
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  • crincan, v.