hopa
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hopa
Add:I. expectation of what is desired, desire combined with expectation On hopan (spe ) hǽle wé beóð gewordene: hope sóðlíce sé þe gesewen ys nys hopa (Rom. 8, 24), Scint. 130, 3. Geanbidung rihtwísra bliss; hopa sóðlíce árleásra forwyrð, 8. Hopa þe byð ge-lencged geswencð sáwle (Prov. 13, 12), 9. Fandung wyrcð hopan ; hopa ná gescynt, 7, 19. Ne þǽr árfsestnes, ne sib, ne hopa, ne swige gegladað nec pax, nec pietas, spes nulla quietis flentibus arrident , Dóm. L. 220: Wlfst. 139, 12. Þá þe yfele dón ná geswícað mid ídelum hopan (uana spe ) forgyfenysse be Codes miltsunge séceað, Scint. 130, 13. Hé ealle his geþóhtas and hopan on God beset, R. Ben. 3, 24. I a. where the object of hope is given :-- Se miccla hopa tó þínum Hǽlende hé þíne synna ádwǽscan wylle, Dóm. L. 28, 9. I b. personified :-- See II. a feel-ing of trust or confidence On ege Drihtnes trúwa strencðe, and bearnum his byð hopa in timore Domini fiducia fortitudinis, et filiis eius erit spes (Prov. 14, 26), Scint. 65, l. III. a person or thing that gives hope for the future, or in which hopes are centred Þú eart hopa þínra se mǽsta tu spes tuorum maxima , Hy. S. 98, 15. Ys dǽdbót lǽcedóm wunde, hopa hǽle (spes salutis ), Scint. 47, 2.
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