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wundrian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
wundrian, p. ode.
Wright's OE grammar
§10; §536;
to wonder at, to regard with surprise or
admiration.
absolute
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  • Ealle gé wundriaþ (wundrigeaþ,

    v.l.) omnes miramini,

      Jn. Skt. 7, 21.
  • Se Hǽlend wundrode (wundriende wæs, Rush.)

    Jesus miratus est,

      Mt. Kmbl. 8, 10, Hig wundrodun (wundradan, Rush.), 19, 25: 21, 20.
  • Hí wundrodon mycelre wundrunge

    obstupuerunt stupore maximo,

      Mk. Skt. 5, 42.
  • Ðá ongan ic wundrigan,

      Bt. 40, 1; Fox 236, 9.
  • Is se godcunda anweald tó wyndrianne,

      32, 2; Fox 116, 16.
  • Tó wundranne (uundranne, Lind.) is

    mirabile est,

      Jn. Skt. Rush. 9, 30.
  • Nis ðæt tó wundrigende, þeáh ðe hé wǽre costod,

      Blickl. Homl. 33, 12.
  • Ða leóda beheóldon swíðe wundrigende,

      Homl. Skt. ii. 26, 186.
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  • Ðæt ungestæððige folc wundraþ ðæs ðe hit seldost gesihþ, ðeáh hit læsse wundor sié,

      Bt. 39, 3; Fox 216, 2: Met. 28, 49.
  • Hwæt stondaþ gé hér and ðyses wundriap? Blickl. Homl. 123, 22.
  • His wundriaþ ða ðe him underðiédde bióþ,

      Past. 4; Swt, 39, 7: Met. 28, 66.
  • Ðá wundrade ic swíðe swíðe ðara gódena wiotona,

      Past. pref.; Swt. 5, 19.
  • Ðá wundrode ðæt folc his láre,

      Mt. Kmbl. 7, 28.
  • Hé wundrade Godes wundra,

      Ps. Th. 8, arg.
    Hwá is on weorulde, ðe ne wundrige fulles mónan? Met. 28, 40.
  • Hwæþer gimma wlite eówre eágan tó him getió heora tó wundrianne? Bt. 13; Fox 40, 2.
  • Hé férde wundrigende ðæs ðár geworden wæs,

      Lk. Skt. 24, 12.
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  • Wundriaþ weras wlite and wæstma,

      Exon. Th. 221, 7; Ph. 331.
  • Ic ða wynsumnesse and fægernesse ðæs londes wundrade,

      Nar. 26, 26: 28, 1.
  • Ðý læs ðæt wundredan weras and idesa,

      Exon. Th. 176, 6; Gú. 1205.
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  • Hwá ne wundraþ ðætte sume tunglu habbaþ scyrtran hwyrft ðonne sume habban? Bt. 39,

      3; Fox 214, 17.
  • Hí ne wundriaþ ðætte...,

      Met. 28, 50.
  • Hí ne wundriaþ, hú hit on wolcnum þunraþ, þrágmælum eft ánforlǽteþ,

      28, 54.
  • Ðá wundrade se ðeng for hwon hé ðæs bǽde,

      Bd. 4, 24; S. 598, 31.
  • Gif hwá wundrie, hú hit gewurðan mihte,

      Jud. 15, 19.
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  • Hwá ne wundraþ ðæs, ðæt sume steorran gewítaþ under ða sǽ? Bt. 39,

      3; Fox 214, 26.
  • Hwá ungelǽredra ne wundraþ ðæs roderes færeldes, hú hé ǽlce dæg útan ymbhwyrfð ealne ðisne middaneard? 214, 15.
  • Hwá wundraþ ðæs, oððe óðres eft, hwý ðæt ís mæge weorðan of wætere,

      Met. 28, 58.
  • Hwý ne wundriaþ hí ðæs, ðæt hit hwílum þunraþ, hwílum ná ne onginþ,

      Bt. 39, 3; Fox 214, 33.
  • Hwá is ðe ne wundrige wolcna færeldes, roderes swifto, hú hý ǽlce dæge útan ymbhwerfaþ eallne middangeard? Met. 28, 2.
  • Ǽlc wile ðæs wundrian for hwý hí swá dón,

      Bt. 39, 9; Fox 226, 14.
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  • Hé wundrode æfter ðære gesihþe,

      Blickl. Homl. 153, 35.
  • Wundradun ða mengu be láre his

    ammirabantur turbae super doctrinam ejus,

      Mt. Kmbl. Rush. 7, 28.
  • Hí wundrodon on his láre

    admirabantur in doctrina ejus,

      Mk. Skt. 6, 2.
  • Ðá wǽron ða apostolas swíþe wundrigende frand him, and wǽron cweþende tó him hwonon him ða wundorlícan gereordo cóman,

      Blickl. Homl. 153, 7.
with preposition and clause
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  • Wundrade heó ymb ðæs weres snyttro, hú hé swá geleáfful on swá lytlum fæce ǽfre wurde,

      Elen. Kmbl. 1914; El. 959.
  • Hwá is moncynnes, ðæt ne wundrie ymb ðás tungl, hú hý sume habbaþ scyrtran ymbhwearft? Met. 28, 6.
to make wonderful, magnify(?)
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  • Hé wundrade (

    mirificavit

    ) ealle willan míne,
      Ps. Spl. 15, 2.
Etymology
[O. Sax. wundrón: O. H. Ger. wuntarón: Icel. undra.]
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v. á-, ge-, of-wundrian.
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