grǽg-hama
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Masculine
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
grǽg-hama
an; m. A corslet, coat of mail Gylleþ grǽghama the corslet rattles, Fins. Th. 10; Fin. 6. [Cf. grǽfe syrcan, Beo. Th. 673; B. 334; and gullon gúþ searo, Andr. Kmbl. 253; An. 127. Grein takes the word as an adjective = grey-coated, the grey-coated one, i. e. the wolf. In support of this cf. scírham, and the passages given under 'grǽg,' in which that adjective is applied to the wolf.]
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