borh-fæst
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Adjective
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borh-fæst
adj. Bound by the giving of security Wolde he gedón ic him wære borhfæst . . . and ætfæste hé mé míne efenþeówene [the marriage would be security for continued service ], Hml. A. 203, 254.
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