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  • verb [ weak ]
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bádian, p. ode; pp. od; v. a.
To pledge, seize, take by way of a pledge; pignerare, pignus auferre
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  • Of ǽgdran stæðe on óðer man mót bádian, búte man elles riht begytan mǽge

    from one shore to the other one may take a pledge, unless he can get justice in another way,

    • L. O. D. 2; Th. i. 354, 3
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v.  níd-bád.
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  • bádian, v.