æf-ést
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Masculine
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æf-ést
l. æf-est(-æst, -ist), æfst, æfstu; m. f. Add:I. in a bad sense Se dierna æfst. Past. 79, 13. Be ðám is áwriten ðætte ðis fiǽsclice líf sié ǽfesð (invidia ), 235, 13. For ðæs æfstes scylde per livoris vitium , 237, i. Æfestes, Wrt. Voc. ii. 50, 12. Mid ðǽre biteran æfeste, Bl. H. 25, 7. Mid ðám þyccylum ðǽre æfæste invidiae , Gr. D. 117, 28: 118, 2. Æfstu, Ps. Th. 69, 4. Hié hié nyllað healdan wið ðǽm æfste (livore) . . . for ðæs lytegan fióndes æfeste (invidia ) deáð becóme ofer eorðan, Past. 233, 17-19. Áweorpan ðone æfst, 25. Hié him æfest tó genáman they became envious of him , Bl. H. 7, ll. Æfeste ánforlǽtan, Gú. 158 : Fä. 36. Æfest invidiam , Mt. p. I, 10. Þurh æfeste (æfist, L.), Mt. R. 27, 18 : Mk. R. 15, 10. Níð and æfesta odium et invidiae , Ll. Th. ii. 174, 32. Æfisto invidias , Rtl. 25, 25. II. in a good sense, zeal Be gódum æfste (zelo) ðe munecas habban sceolon, R. Ben. 131, II. Elnung ł æfista húses ðines zelus domus tuae , Jn. R. 2, 17.
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