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hwæcca

  • noun
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a chest, hutch
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  • Corn-hwæcca area frumentaria, Lye.
Etymology
[Piers P. (A. ) Til perneles porfyl be put in heore whucche, iv. 102: Allit. Poems Alle woned in the whichche (ark) þe wylde & þe tame, 49, 362: Jos. of Arith. Make a luytel whucche, 2, 39: Prompt. Parv. whyche or hoche, hutche cista, archa, pp. 242, 255, see note on latter page.]
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v.  corn-hwæcca.
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