ægnan
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
ægnan
pl. Awns (awn, with husbandmen, the spire or beard of barley or other bearded grain, Bailey), chaff, refuse, husks Aegnan paleae, Txts. 85, 1526: quisquiliae, 91, 1696. [En graunge vus gardet des arestes (fro agunes), Wrt. Voc. i. 155, 1. Hec arista a nawn, 233, col. 2. Awene, awne arista, Promp. P. 18. Goth. ahana paleae: Icel. ögn; pl. agnar (-ir) chaff: O. H. Ger. agana arista, migma, festuca.]
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