hand-gewrit
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Neuter
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
hand-gewrit
[The reference for the last passage is Hml. Th. i. 448, 14.] I. handwriting, autograph, signature (cf. N. E. D. hand-writ) Sóðne geleáfan hé wæs andettende and mid his handgewrite (cum subscriptione sua ) getrymede, Bd. 5, 19; Sch. 667, 9. II. a document in a person's own handwriting ' Þá deóflu habbað him on hande mín ágen handgewryt' . . . Cóm se deófol . . . þá cwæð se hálga wer, ' Wé clypiað tó ðám Hǽlende . . . oð þú handgewryt ágife'. . . Æfter fyrste feól ylce gewryt of þǽre lyfte . . . Se biscop áxode one cnapan gif hé oncneówe gewryt. Hé cwæð, ' Ic oncnáwe þás cartar, þis ic sylf áwrát', Hml. S. 3, 423-457. Drihten sende his ágen handgewrit on Ses Petrus heáhaltare . . . Ðá wæs þæt gewrit áwriten mid gyldenum stafum, Wlfst. 212, 3.
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