bóc-cest
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
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bóc-cest
-cist, e; -ciste, an; f. Substitute: A receptacle for books, 1. of books for reading Béc of bóccystan codices de blibliotheca , R. Ben. I. 83, 3. Apollonius his bócciste untýnde and ásmeáde þone rǽdels æfter údwitena wísdóme, Ap. Th. 5, 24. Bóccysta armaria , An. Ox. 27, 19. 2. of books for sale Bóccest taberna (libraria ), Wrt. Voc. i. 22, 7. [Cf. O. H. Ger. buoh-faz bibliotheca.]
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