gearcian
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
Verb Class: Weak
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gearcian
Add:I. to prepare, make ready Hé sceolde gearcian and dæftan his weig . . . Hé gearcað þone weig cumendum Gode, Hml. Th. i. 362, 7-11. Ealle míne ðing ic gearcode (omnia parata ); cumað tó þám giftum, 522, 8. Gearcode hé his fare and tó Englelande cóm, Chr. 1091 ; P. 226, 28. Hí gearcodon hí sylfe tó wíge, Hml. A. 104, 68, 75. Gearciað þá þing þe eów gewunelice synd tó bebyrigunge, Hml. S. 3, 579. Hé hét gearcian tó heora gyftum mænigfealde mǽrða, Hml. A. 95, 103. Þysum is tó gearcigenne þá réþestan wíta, Hml. S. 24, 21. Éce brynas gearcigendum eterna incendia preparanti, Angl. xi. 116, 18. I a. to dress food, skins, &c. :-- Ic bicge hýda and fell and gearkie (praeparo ) hig mid cræfte, Coll. M. 27, 29. Gearca ús gereord-unge, Hml. Th. i. 60, 18. Bere is swíðe earfoðe tó gearcigenne, 188, 4. II. to present, furnish, supply Gearcaþ wæfersýne prestat spectaculum , An. Ox. 1225. Wala gearcode uibices exhibuit , 4488. Wé ne gearcian nullatenus prebeamus, i. adhibeamus, 749. Þæt gé án clǽne mǽden gearcion Críste virginem castam exhibere Christo , Hml. A. 30, 140. Tó gearcygenne adhibenda , Wülck. Gl. 251, 19. Gearciende exibens , An. Ox. 4638.
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