hwíl-wende
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Adjective
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hwíl-wende
Add: , hwílende. I. of duration, temporary, not lasting long, not permanent Medemmicel hwíl is g mé ne geseóð, and eft is lylel fæc gé mé eft geseóð . . . Þeós hwílwende gesihð . . . , Hml. A. 74, 40, Hí ná tó þǽre hwílendre (ad illam momentaneam) mihtan dǽdbóte becuman. Wé forsceamiað nú on lytlum timan dǽdbóte dón, Scint. 49, 9. II. of a person, concerned with the things of time ; of things, temporal, not spiritual or eternal :-- Sé þe hwílende (tempo-rarius ) ys on blisse, éce hé byð on wíte, Scint. 172, 7. Him síhð on þyssa hwílwendra þinga lufu inter hos amor temporalium rerum grassatur , R. Ben. 139, 26. Þú wǽre nú oð þis úpáhafen on þisse worulde ǽhtum and hwílwendum weorcum; nú gedafnað þé þú beó úpáhafen on gást-licum welum, Hml. S. 30, 118. [Þeos world is whilende, O. E. Hml. i. 7, 20. Þis world fareþ hwilynde, hwenne on cumeþ an oþer goþ, Misc. 94, 31.]
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