árfæstnes
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árfæstnes
Add:I. piety Pietas árfæstnys, Angl. xi. 107, 8. Ǽrfastness, Wülck. Gl. 251, 18. II. mercy, clemency, kindness Ðurh ðá mildheortnesse his árfæsðnesse per pietatis viscera, Past. 99, 1. Ðone greádan his árfæstnesse and his frófre hé gebrǽt sinum pietatis expandit, 407, 11: Gr. D. 146, 28. Hé bæd ðone ælmihtigan for his árfæstnysse hé þám preóste gemiltsode, Hml. S. 6, 167: 30, 350. Ongeán þǽre árfæstnysse hé sylð árleásnysse, þæt hé ne árige his underþeóddum ne his gelícum, Wlfst. 59, 16.
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