weoloc-reád
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Adjective
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weoloc-reád
adj. Of the red colour that is got from the weoloc, scarlet, purple Wiolocreád, wilocreád coccum bis tinctum, Txts. 51, 496. Weolocreád, Wrt. Voc. ii. 135, 43: cocco, 77, 20. Weolcreád coccum, 14, 57: coccum rubicundum bis tinctum, i. 34, 10. Weol[c]rǽd coccinea, Hpt. Gl. 526, 33. Weolocas, of ðám biþ geweorht se weoloc*-*reáda tælhg cochleae, quibus tinctura coccinei coloris conficitur, Bd. 1, 1; S. 473, 19. Wolcreádum coccineo, Hpt. Gl. 523, 77 : Anglia xiii. 29, 53. Weolocreáde coccineas, Wrt. Voc. ii. 89, 30. Wolcreáde, Hpt. Gl. 524, 55 : Lchdm. i. 244, 5, note. v. weolcen-reád.
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