be-standan
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be-standan
Add: I. to surround Ðá hǽþenan hine bestódon, Hml. S. 28, 104, II. to attend the dead, perform funeral rites for Heó forðférde and Abraham hig bestód þá ealdan wísan mortua est, venitgue Abraham, ut plangeret et fleret eam, Gen. 23, 2. ) þá wíf behwurfon hire líc oþþæt heó bebyrged wæs, swylce hí for ðan cómon hí þá fǽmnan bestódon, Hml. S. 10, 271. ðáá [v. N. E. D. be-stand. O. H. Ger. pi-standan circumstare, custodire.]
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