hwatu
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
hwatu
e; f. An augury, omen Hwata omina, Wrt. Voc. ii. 65, 12. Ne gýman gé galdra ne ídelra hwata, Wlfst. 40, 14. Warna þé þæt þú ne gíme drýcræfta ne swefena ne hwatena nec inveniatur in te qui ariolos sciscitetur et observet somnia atque auguria, Deut. 18, 10. [ is liðer custume man leueð get, and is ... hwate, and fele swilche deueles craftes, O. E. Hml. ii. 11, 13. Werped gilt ... uppen hwate, and seið: 'Nahte ich no betere wate,' 105, 24-28. Alas! þe luþur wate (desteny, v. l.), R. Glouc. 34, 16.]
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