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wóh

  • adjective
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wóh, adj.
Wright's OE grammar
§117; §328; §329;
not straight, bent, crooked, twisted, oblique
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  • Wiþ lyftádle, gif se múð sié wóh,

      Lchdm. ii. 338, 5.
  • Gif múð oðde eáge wóh weorðeþ,

      L. Ethb. 44; Th. i. 14, 9.
  • Hláford mín

    (the plough's)

    wóh færeþ, weard æt steorte,
      Exon. Th. 403, 7; Rä. 22, 4: 483, 14; Rä. 69, 2.
  • Sió micíe nosu and sió woo (

    tortus

    ),
      Past. II ; Swt. 67, 5.
  • Mid wógum bígelse

    obliqua curvatura,

      Hpt. Gl. 458, 72.
  • Mid ánum wðgan íserne. Lchdm. i. 318, 18.
  • Wiþ wóuum múþe, genim ompran . . . sele on ðone wón dǽl, ii. 54, 22, Wón

    obunca(arpagine),

    Anglia xiii.
      37, 296.
  • Tó dam wón stocce. Cod. Dip. Kmbl. ii. 73, 22.
  • Tó ðære wóhgan apeldran, iii. 389, 32.
  • Tó wóhan (wógan,

    v. l.

    ) ǽc,
      Cod. Dip. B. i. 417, 16.
  • Ðá oncierde ðæt scip on wónne síþfæt þurh deófles beswicennesse,

      Shrn. 60, 8.
  • Gif hé hæfde wó

    (toríum)

    nosu,
      Past. ii; Swt. 65, 4.
  • Woo,

      67, 7.
  • On ðæt wó treów (printed wottreów). Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iii. 130, 31.
  • Mistlíce wóge wegas

    divortia, diverticula,

      Wrt. Voc. i. 37, 44.
  • Wóum wírbogum. Exon. Th. 395, 5 ; Rä. 15, 3.
  • Tó dǽm wóu

    ad tortas,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 2, 68.
  • Wóge hylcas obliquos (curvos, ftexos) anfractus, Hpt. Gl. 486, 71:

    anfractus,

      448, 20.
  • Hí hæfdon wóh nebb, and wóge sceancan,

      Guthl. 5; Gdwin. 34, 22-27.
not right, perverse, froward, wrong, unfair
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  • Hit is riht ðæt mon yfelige ða yfelan, and hit is wóh (wóg, v. l. ) ðæt hí mon lǽte unwítnode,

      Bt. 38, 3 ; Fox 202, 6.
  • Forlǽtan ða ðístro ðæs wón weorces

    (actionispravae),

      Past. 55 ; Swt. 429, 13.
  • Mid wóre twiefealdnesse

    duplicitatis perversitate,

    35 ;
      Swt. 245, 15.
  • On wóre heortan

    pravo corde,

    47 ;
      Swt. 357, 21.
  • Mid wóre láre

    perversa praedicalione,

      48; Swt. 367, 15.
  • Be wóhre gewitnesse. Gif man áfinde ðæt heora ǽnig on wóhre (wóre, v. l. ) gewitnesse wǽre,

      L. Ath. i. 10; Th. i. 204, 22.
  • Gescynded on heora wón willan abominabiles in voluntatibus suis, Ps. Th. 13, I. Mid wó múðe

    ore perverso,

      Past. 47; Swt. 357, 20.
  • Ðæt hyne gehwá wið wó gewitnysse gehealde,

      L. E. G. 27; Th. ii. 422, 35.
  • Wið ǽlc wóh gestreón (

    but see

    wóh-gestreón) beorge man, ac strýne mid rihte,
      Wulfst. 70, 2 : L. I. P. 7 ; Th. ii. 312, 29.
  • Hú micle unrótnesse se hæfþ ðe ðone wón willan hæfþ on ðisse worulde,

      Bt. 31, l; Fox 110, 31.
  • Ða wón (woon,

    v. l. )

    wyrd on ðara unrihtwísra anwealda heánesse,
      5, l; Fox 10, 20.
  • Ðurh ðæt woo (wó,

      Cote. MSS. )
    weorc hé forliést ðone wlite óðerra gódra weorca, Past. II ; Swt. 71, 25.
  • Ðæra geréfena unriht and wó dómas (v. wóh-dóm) and prættas, Anglia viii. 336, 40.
  • False gewihta and wóge gemeta,

      L. Eth. v. 24; Th. i. 310, 13: Wulfst. 70, 3.
  • Wóh wyrda gesceapu

    the unequal decrees of fate,

      Exon. Th. 421, 26; Ra. 40, 24.
  • Hine gebindaþ ða wón wilnunga,

      Bt. 16, 3; Fox 56, 18.
  • Hé wiste him sprǽca fela wóra worda,

      Cd. Th. 29, 6; Gen. 446.
  • Mid ðæm gewunan ðara wóna weorca,

      Past. 11 ; Swt. 69, 7.
  • Wóm wundorbebodum wergan gástes,

      Beo. Th. 3498 ; B. 1747.
  • Mid wóm wilnungum,

      Past. II; Swt. 69, 9.
  • From hiera woom (wón,

      Cote. MSS. ) wegum, 37; Swt. 267, 5.
  • Wón,

      II; Swt. 73, 13: 37; Swt. 267, 12, 16: L. E. G. proem. ; Th. ii. 400, 20.
  • Woeum

    pravis,

      Rtl. 52, 24.
  • Míne wón wísan,

      Exon. Th. 393, 10; Rä. 12, 8.
  • Hí him wóh godu worhtan,

      Ps. Th. 77, 58. [He
    mid woȝe dome benimeð him his beliue, O. E. Homl. i. 179, 16.
  • Þat is woh and na wiht riht,

      Laym. 4333.
  • Of who inwit,

      A. R. 2, 12.
  • Ure woȝhe dedess,

      Orm. 1375.
  • Þe fox can þaþes rihte and woȝe (wowe,

    v. l.

    ),
      O. and N. 815. Goth. un-wáhs.
    ]
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