trymming
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
trymming
e; f. I.a strengthening, confirming, establishing, edification Se cyning ðæt mǽ (the temple) Gode betǽhe him and his folce tónge and tók gescyldnysse wið ǽélces yfeles onscyte, Homl. Th. ii. 578, 22. Nú wylle wé eów secgan sum ðing ðe eów máge tó trymminge that may serve for your edification, Homl. Ass. 26, 50. Tó geleáfan trymminge for the confirmation of belief, 5, 111. Trim*-*minge, Ælfc. T. Grn. 14, 8. II. that which strengthens or supports, a. material, a foundation Curs móder áwyrtwalaþ trymmincge the curse of the mother rooteth out foundations (firmamentum, Ecclus. 3, 9), Scint. 174, 7. b. non-material, that which edifies Wé wyllaþ sume óðre trimminge (edifying matter) be ðære mǽran Godes méder gereccan tó eówre gebetrunge, Homl. Th. i. 448, 9. v. ge-, ymb-trymming.
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