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hyse

  • noun [ masculine ]
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hyse, es; m.
Wright's OE grammar
§386;
A young man, warrior
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  • Hyse cwom gangan

    there came a young man,

      Exon. 113 b; Th. 436, 14; Rä. 55, 1.
  • Him be healfe stód hyse unweaxen cniht on gecampe

    by his side stood a youth not yet grown up, a boy in battle,

      Byrht. Th. 136, 17; By. 152.
  • Hyse [

    Beowulf

    ], Beo. Th. 2438; B. 1217: Andr. Kmbl. 1190; An. 595: 1622; An. 812: Elen. Kmbl. 1043; El. 523.
  • Hé lét his francan wadan þurh ðæs hysses hals

    he pierced the man's neck with his javelin,

      Byrht. Th. 135, 60; By. 141.
  • Hysse ðínum

    puero tuo,

      Ps. Th. 85, 15.
  • Tó Abrahame his ágenum hysse

    ad Abraham puerum suum,

      104, 37.
  • Ðissum hysse hold

    gracious to this man,

      Andr. Kmbl. 1099; An. 550.
  • Hysas,

      Byrht. Th. 135, 24; By. 123.
  • Beornas feóllon, hyssas lágon,

      135, 2; By. 112.
  • Noldon ða hyssas hýran lárum hǽðnum

    the youths would not listen to heathen lore,

      Cd. 183; Th. 229, 14; Dan. 217: 184; Th. 230, 11; Dan. 231.
  • Hét hyssa hwæne

    bade each man,

      Byrht. Th. 131, 2; By. 2: 135, 34; By. 128: Fins. Th. 96; Fin. 48.
Similar entries
v. þegn-hyse.
Linked entries
v.  hise hese hós.
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