be-werian
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
Verb Class: Weak
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be-werian
Add:I. with idea of hindering, restraint Bewerede coercuit, Wrt. Voc. ii. 23, 60. 1. to keep something from a person, prohibit, forbid, a. with acc. Bewerede arcebat (introitum), Wrt. Voc. 81, 22. Mé Godes wracu þá duru bewerede, Hml. S. 23 b, 417. Se Hálga Gást hié ǽghwylc gód lǽrde, and him ǽghwylc yfel bewerede, Bl. H. 131, 30. peán þe se bysceop him swíðe bewerede episcopo multum prohibente, Bd. 5, 19; Sch. 661, 17. Him þæt swíðe hys frýnd beweredon, 4, 26; Sch. 505, 18. b. with clause Ne wé eów be-werigeat (prohibemus) þæt gé ealle . . . tó ǽfæstnesse gecyrre, Bd. 1, 25; Sch. 55, 13. Wundurlic wíse bewerede (prohibuit) nóhwæþer þyssa beón sceolde, 4, II; Sch. 408, 12. c. with dat. infin. Seó ǽ monig þing bewereð tó etanne multa lex manducare prohibeat, Bd. 1, 27. 2. to restrain a person Ne bewere ne compescaris, Ps. Srt. 82, 2. Ic mé ne mihte bewerigean (cohibere), Bd. 5, 6 ; Sch. 576, 9. (2 a) to restrain from, 1. with prep. Bewere (prohibe) tungan ðíne fram yfele, Ps. Spl. 33, 13. Hé wæs bewered fram þǽre biscopþegnunge ab administrando episcopatu prohibito, Bd. 4, 5 ; Sch. 380, 16. 2. with gen. godcunde mægen þæs ganges bewerede, Hml. S. 23b, 408. II. with idea of defence, protection, 1. to protect, defend Becumað wulfas tó ðínre eówode, and hwá bewerað hí, Hml. Th. ii. 516, 22. Bewerede protexit, custodivit, An. Ox. 3557. Eádweard éðel bewerode. Chr. 1065 ; P. 194, 12 : Hml. S. 25, 744. þá hí hié bewerian ne mehton, Ors. 4, 13; S. 212, þ á heorda bewerian, gif hwilc þeódscaða scaðian onginneð, Wlfst. 191, 8. Nán bróðor ne gedyrstlǽce þæt hé óþerne mid wordum bewerige (defendere), R. Ben.119, 5. His ágenne rǽd tó bewerigenne, 15, 13. (1 a) to protect against (wið (dat. acc. ), ongeán) :-- þ æt hé bewerede Corsicam wið Rómánum pro Corsis defensandis. Ors. 4, 6; S. 172, 14. Hé his fyrde bewerode wið fýnd, Hml. S. 25, 281: Ælfc. T. Grn. 7, 3. Beweriað wydewan wið éhterum, Hml. Th. ii. 322, 8. Hié selfe wið Seówdóm bewerian, Ors. 3, 1, ; S. 98, 4. Widewan bewerian wið hunger, Hml. S. 25, 755. Ongeán yfele wýfmenþé bewerian, Lch. iii. 214, 10. Treów bewerod mid rinde wiþ þone winter, Bt. 34, 10; F. 150, 7. 2. to ward off, keep evil from a person Bewered wære arceretur (crudelitas), Wrt. Voc. ii. 86, 62. [O. Sax. O. L. Ger. bi-werian ; O. Frs. bi-wera: O. H. Ger. pi-wer(i)en.]
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