here-beácen
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here-beácen
Substitute: I. a war-signal (lit. or fig. ) Herebaecon, -bécon, -bénc simbulum, Txts. 96, 919. Herebǽcun, 101, 1971. Hé sealde háligra fædera herebeácen him, id est, credo sanctorum patrum tradidit symbolum, Bd. 4, 17; Sch. 432, 4. I a. a beacon :-- Úpstandende herebeácn pira, Wrt. Voc. i. 41, 43. Hí átendon heora beácna (herebeácen, herebeácna, v.ll. ) swá swá hí férdon, Chr. 1006; P. 137, 2. II. an ensign Mín weorod . . . herebeácen and segnas beforan mé læddon totum agmen me sequebatur cum signis el uexillis, Nar. 7, 16. III. a signal for a fleet, a lighthouse (lit. or fig). Cf. fýr-tor Herebeac[n] farus, Wrt. Voc. i. 37, 2 : 41, 45. Herebécn heál cum sǽnesse forus in edito promontorio, An. Ox. 575. Herebeacn, 1701.
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