weorþfullíce
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Adverb
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weorþfullíce
adv, I. of moral worth, worthily, honourably, excellently Ic wilnode weorþfullíce tó libbanne ða hwíle ðe ic lifede, Bt. 17; Fox 60, 15. II. nobly, in a way that is highly esteemed Swá swá men wurðlícor lybbaþ ðonne treówu, swá hý eác weorðfulícor árísaþ on dómes dæge. Shrn. 168, 26. III. in a way that shews respect, with honour Ðá onféng Dioclitianus Galerius weorðfullíce a Diocletiano plurimo honore susceptus est Galerius, Ors. 6, 30; Bos. 126, 19. IV. in a fitting manner, worthily, properly Wyrðfullíce hé gebéte Gode digne satisfaciat Deo, R. Ben. Interl. 42, 6.
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