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wiþo-bán

  • noun [ neuter ]
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Grammar
wiþo-bán, es: -báne (? cf. Icel. -beina), an; n.
A collar-bone
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  • Gif widobáne gebroced weorðeþ,

      L. Ethb. 52; Th. i. 16, 5.
  • Ofer ealle ða sídan ástíhþ óþ ðæt wiþobán and óþ ðone swíþran sculdor ðæt sár,

      Lchdm. ii. 198, 18.
  • Stingende sár óþ ða wiþobán óð ða eaxle,

      204, 26.
  • Hwílum ofer ealle ða sídan biþ ðæt sár, hwílum becymð on ða weoþobán, and eft ymb lytel ða gesculdru ðæt sár grét,

      258, 5.
Etymology
[O. Frs. widu-bén: Icel. við-beina; n. a collar-bone.]
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v.  weoðo-bán wido-báne.
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  • wiþo-bán, n.