líhtan
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
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líhtan
to shine. Take here leóhtan in Dict. , and add: to be light Þá sceán leóht inn, swylce níwe móna árise, swá hit líhte under þǽre róde swýðran earme . . . hit líhte geond ealle þá cyrcan, Vis. Lfc. 51-56. On þǽre ylcan nihte þe se behátena dæg æfter líhte nocte eadem, qua promissus illucescebat dies, Gr. D. 148, 12. v. frum-, ge-, ofer-líhtan.
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