FǼR
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun, Adjective
Gender: Masculine
Related §§ in Wright's OE Grammar:
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
FǼR
fér, es; m. FEAR, danger, peril; tĭmor, terror, pĕrīcŭlum Hie se fǽr begeat the peril overwhelmed them, Beo. Th. 2141; B. 1068. Fǽr ongéton they felt fear, Cd. 166; Th. 206, 16; Exod. 452. [Wyc. R. Glouc. fere: Plat. vare, f. danger: O. Sax. fár, m. insĭdiæ: Dut. gevaar, n. danger: Kil. vaer mĕtus: Ger. fahr, ge-fahr, f. pĕrīcŭlum: M. H. Ger. vár, váre, m. snares: O. H. Ger. fára, f. insĭdiæ, pĕrīcŭlum: Dan. fare, m. f. danger: Swed. fara, f. peril: Icel. fár, n. harm, plague.] v. fǽr; adj. sudden.
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