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  • verb [ weak ]
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be-witian, -witigan, -weotian; p. ode; pp. od
To observe, take care of, administer, perform; observare, curæ habere, exsequi, peragere
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  • Ne mágon hí tunglu bewitian

    they may not observe the heavenly bodies,

      Exon. 89 b; Th. 335, 31; Gn. Ex. 40.
  • Hí oft bewitigaþ sorgfulne síþ

    they often perform a sorrowful journey,

      Beo. Th. 2861; B. 1428 : Exon. 12 b; Th. 22, 18; Cri. 353.
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v.  be-weotian witian.
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  • be-witian, v.