weall-geweorc
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Neuter
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
weall-geweorc
es; n. Wall-work, 1. wall-building Gang tó ðínum weallgeweorce (a monastery was being built ), Homl. Skt. i. 6, 173. Sí hit ǽlces þinges freoh bútan ferdfare and walgeworc (cf. burh-bót) and brycgeworc, Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iii. 5, 13. Hé gesette hí tó his weallge*-*weorcum, ðæt hí worhton his burga (in aedificationibus urbium suarum ), Anglia x. 91, 96. 2. the destruction of walls Aries byð ram betwux sceápum and ram tó wealgeweorce, Ælfc. Gr. 5; Zup. 12, 5. v. weallweorc.
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