winn
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Neuter
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
winn
es; n. I. labour Nédðarf woerces ł ðæs wynnes necessitas laboris , Lk. Skt. p. 2, 8. Ðæt hí gemǽne win (v. l. gewin, M. 98, 18) onfénge godcunde láre tó lǽranne on Angelðeóde ut communem evangelizandi gentibus laborem susciperent, Bd. 2, 2; S. 502, 9. In wynn (gi*-*winne, Rush.) hiora in laborem eorum , Jn. Skt. Lind. 4, 38. II. strife, conflict Hé ongan him winn up áhebban wið ðone héhstan heofones wealdend, Cd. Th. 17, 14; Gen. 259. [Þa þe ledden here lif in werre and in winne, O. E. Homl. i. 175, 246. Devel weccheð among hem flite and win, Rel. Ant. i. 128, 32. Þar aros wale and win, Laym. 404. De watres win, Gen. and Ex. 598. ȝeolpen for þere winne (of þan winne, 2nd MS.) to boast of the gain, Laym. 12072. Þin rihhte swinnkes winn (gain), Orm. 6118.] v. ge-, wiþer-winn.
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