birhtan
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
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birhtan
to shine, 1. literal Eall mín weorod for ðǽre micelnesse ðæs goldes scán and berhte, Nar. 7, 15. Byr[htende] coruscans, An. Ox. 4203. 2. figurative Hé beforan manna eágum swá manigum wundrum sceán and berhte, Guth. 90, 11. Se noma mid him swá lange sceán and bryhte nomen apud eos tam diu claruerat, Bd. 1, 12; Sch. 33, 3. [O. H. Ger. berahten splendescere.] v. ge-, on-birhtan, and beorhtan, byrhtan in Dict.
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