drif
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Masculine, Feminine, Neuter
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
drif
e; f. I. a fever; febris Seó drif [sio drif MS.] febris, Mt. Kmbl. Rush. 8, 15. II. but drif, es; m. or n. in the following example Full neáh ǽfre ðe óðer man wearþ on ðam wyrrestan yfele, ðæt [MS. þet] is on ðam drife almost every other man was in the worst evil, that is with fever, Chr. 1087; Th. 353, 38. DER. ge-drif.
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