be-féran
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
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be-féran
Substitute: I. to go about, from place to place, Mk. 6, 6 (in Dict.). II. to come upon, overtake, catch (of a pursuing force) Hé beférde þæt folc þǽr hig gewícode wǽron cum persequerentur Aegyptii vestigia praecedentium, repererunt eos in castris, Ex. 14, 9. Hé beférde Maximum binnan ánre byrig, Hml. S. 31, 647: Bl. H. 79, 24. II a. intrans. To get, fall among :-- Hé befoerde ł becuom on ðá ðeáfas incidit in latrones, Lk. L. 10, 30. III. to pass by Ðára naman ic beférde (praeterii ), Lch. i. lxxii, 11. v. be-faran.
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