earg-scipe
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earg-scipe
Substitute: I. cowardice, pusillanimity. v. earg, I. Ongeán módstaðolnysse and módes strencðe se mánfulla deófol sendeð wácmódnesse and lyðerne earhscype (base cowardice ), Wlfst. 53, 12. II. profligacy. v. earg, II. wíf in argscipe begrippene mulierem in adulterio reprehensam, Jn. p. 5, 8. [Heo mid ærhscape arnden to heolde and letten slæn heore folc, Laym. 12411. Icel. arg-skapr cowardice.]
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