nægel-seax
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nægel-seax
Add: a razor Swá swá næglseax (nouacula ) scearp þú dydest fácn, Ps. L. 51, 4. Nægelsexes tácn is þú mid þínum scitefingre dó ofer þínne óþerne swilce þú ceorfan wille, and stráca syþþan on þín leór mid þínum fingre swilce þú scearan wille, Tech. ii. 127, 1.
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