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hwástrian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
hwástrian, hwǽstrian; p. ede
To whisper, murmur, mutter
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  • Ágén mé hwǽstredun ealle fýnd mine

    adversum me susurrabant omnes inimici mei,

      Ps. Lamb. 40, 8.
  • Huǽstredon

    murmurabant,

      Mt. Kmbl. Lind. 20, 11: Lk. Skt. Lind. 19, 7: Jn. Skt. Lind. 6, 41, 61.
  • Huǽstria

    murmurari,

      6, 43.
  • Huǽstrende

    murmurantem,

      7, 32.
Etymology
[Cf. hwisprian, hwistlian; and Icel. hvískra, hvísla to whisper.]
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v.  hwǽstrian.
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