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león

  • verb [ strongcontracted ]
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Grammar
león, p. láh.
Wright's OE grammar
§29; §127; §133; §139; §174; §175; §192; §231; §246; §329; §492;
To lend, grant for a time
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  • Mín lond ðe is hæbbe, and mé God láh,

      Chart. Th. 469, 25: Beo. Th. 2916; B. 1456.
  • Líh mé þreó hláfas

    commoda mihi tres panes,

      Lk. Skt. Lind. 11, 5.
Etymology
[Goth. leihwan: O. Sax. far-líhan: O. L. Ger. lían: O. Frs. lía: Icel. ljá: O. H. Ger. líhan commodare, fenerare, mutuare: Ger. leihen.]
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v. on-léon.
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