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be-pǽcan

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
be-pǽcan, part. be-pǽcende; p. be-pǽhte; pp. be-pǽht; v. a. [be by, pǽcan to deceive]
Wright's OE grammar
§534;
To deceive, entice, seduce, draw away; decipere, pellicere, illudere, seducere
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  • Seó næddre bepǽhte me

    serpens decepit me,

      Gen. 3, 13 : Mt. Bos. 2, 16 : Ælfc. Gr. 28, 5; Som. 32, 1.
  • Ic bepǽce oððe forlǽde

    seduco,

      47; Som. 48, 53 : Jud. 16, 5.
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v.  be-pǽcung.
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