for-byrd
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
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for-byrd
Substitute: for-byrd (fore-), e; f. (in Hml. S. 33, 203 the word seems neuter), 1. bearing pain, & c., endurance, v. for-beran 1. Ne mihte Pafnuntius nán forbyrd habban, ne náne frófre onfón, Hml. S. 33, 203. Nú wille ic God biddan hé þé forgife forebyrd and geþyld, 251. 2. bearing patiently, forbearance. v. for-beran 3. , for-byrdig Ðæt hí beóð on ǽlengum ðingum and on ǽlcre longunge geðyldige and on forebyrde eáðmóde patientiae longanimitate humiles, Past. 41, 17. 3. abstention, v. for-beran 5. Hió gesette ofer eall hyre ríce þæt nán forbyrd nǽre æt geligere betwuh nánre sibbe praecepit ut inter parentes ac filios, nulla delata reverentia naturae, de conjugiis adpetendis, ut cuique libitum esset, liberum fieret, Ors. 1. 2; S. 30, 35.
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