Wiht
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
Related §§ in Wright's OE Grammar:
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
Wiht
Wiht-land, Wiht (Wihte) eáland the Isle of Wight Seó mǽið ðe nú eardaþ on Wiht, Chr. 449; Th. i. 20, col. I: Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iii. 431, 16, 24: v. 82, 19: vi. 196, 8. Cámon sex scipu tó Wiht, Chr. 897 ; Th. i. 176, 7. Into Wiht (Wihtlande,v.ll. ), 1006; Th. i. 257, col. 2. Tó Wiht (Wihtlande, v. l. ), 1022; Th. i. 286, col. I. On Wihtlande, 998 ; Th. i. 246, 24. Intó Wihtlande, 1001 ; Th. i. 250, 13. Hé on Wiht gehergade, 661 ; Th. i. 54, 24. Hié Wieht (Wiht, v. l. ) forhergedon, 681; Th. i. 62, col. I. Hér Cerdic and Cynríc genámon Wihte eálond (Wihtland, Wiht ðæt eáland, v. ll. ), 530; Th. i. 26, 33. Hié sealdon hiera nefum Wiht eáland (Wihte eáland, Wiht ðæt égland, Wihtland, v. ll.), 534 ; Th. i. 28, col. I. Ymbe Wiht ðæt ígland (Wiht-land, v. l.) Vectae insulae . Bd. pref. ; S. 472, 14. Seó ðeód ðe Wiht ðæt eálond (Wihtland, v. l.) oneardaþ gens quae Vectam tenet insulam , I. 15; S. 483, 22. [From Latin Vecta or Vectis.]
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