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ceahhetan

  • verb [ weak ]
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ceahhetan, p. te; pp. ed
To laugh loud or in a cackling manner; cachinnare
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  • Ceahhetton

    they laughed in a cackling manner,

      Bd. 5, 12; S. 628, 34 [ = ceachetan: Dut. kakelen: Kil. gachelen: Ger. M. H. Ger. kachen: O. H. Ger. kachazzen, chahhazen: Lat. cachinnare: Grk. καχάζω : Sansk. kakh to laugh
    ].
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v. cancettan.
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v.  cancettan.
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