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ídel-georn

  • adjective
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ídel-georn, adj.
Fond of idleness, lazy, inert
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  • Ne beó ðú tó slǽpor ne tó ídelgeorn forðan ðe slép and ðæt ýdel fét unþeáwas and unhǽlo ðæs líchoman

    be not too fond of sleep or idleness, for sleep and idleness nourish bad habits and bad health in the body,

      Prov. Kmbl. 1.
  • Eálá gé eargan and ídelgeornan

    ah ! ye sluggish and lazy ones;

    inertes,
      Bt. 40, 4 ; Fox 238, 30.
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