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Anglo-Saxon

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læð

  • noun [ neuter ]
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læð, es; n.
Land
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  • Ðó swá ic lǽre beó ðé [Lchdm. ðú] be ðínum and lǽt mé be mínum ne gyrne ic ðínes ne lǽðes ne landes ne sace ne sócne ne ðú mínes ne þearft

    do as I advise; be thou with thine and leave me to mine; I desire nothing of. thine, neither lea nor land, neither 'sac' nor 'socn'; nor needest thou mine,

      L. O. 14; Th. i. 184, 15; Lchdm. iii. 288, 8.
  • The Icelandic has the same alliterative phrase, e. g. 'deyr fé; deyja frændr; eyðisk land ok láð.'
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  • læð, n.