swerian
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
Verb Class: Weak
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swerian
. II. add: to swear an oath, where the form of oath is implied in the noun Hí Crístes helda swóren they said, 'So help me Christ,' Hml. S. 23, 529. II 2 add: Ors. 4, 9; S. 190, 22. II 2 a. add: Hml. S. 14, 97: Hml. Th. ii. 234, 26. II 3. add :-- Hé him áþas swór, þæt hé him gearo wǽre, Chr. 874; P. 72, 30. Hí him áþas swóron on þám hálgan beáge þæt hié of his ríce fóren, 876; P. 74, 9. v. mán-swerian.
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