be-swíc
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Neuter
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be-swíc
l. be-swic (big-, bí-, bi-); n. , and add Biswic decipula, Wrt. Voc. ii. 25, 15 : supplantatio, Kent. Gl. 347. Tó biswice weorðan offendiculum fieri, Past. 451, 33. Him Arpellas tó beswice wearð Arpellas had played him false, Ors. 1. 12; S. 54, 10. Bútan ǽlcen brǽde oððe beswice, C. D. ii. 58, 27. Hé hié lǽrde hie fram his big-swice cyrdon, Bl. H. 173, 31. Biswica nequitiarum, fraudium, An. Ox. 763: strofarum, 785. Biswigca deceptionum, 787. Bigswica, 2, 15. Biswicum fomitibus, deceptionibus, 1135. Faran bigswicse getácnað, Lch. iii. 208, 12. [O. H. Ger. pi-swih seductio, fraus, dolus.]
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