namian
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
Verb Class: Weak
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namian
. I. AddSwá swá Abraham dyde . . . and wíf Anna . . . and fela óðre men ðe wé ne magan namian, Hml. A. 34, 261. III. substitute: to call by some title or epithet Hwí namode Críst on his godspelle Abel rihtwísne tóforan óðrum ? cur Abel in evangelio singulariter justus nominatur ?, Angl. vii. 8, 76, IV. to name (with the name as complement) Mercuries sunu þe hí Óðon namiað, Wlfst. 107, 11. V. with cognate object Ne þú þínes Drihtnes naman ne namie on ídel, Wlfst. 66, 15. Hé ne gecneów þára namena nán ðing þe hé þǽr namode, Hml. S. 23, 685. v tó-namian.
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