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ceahhetung

  • noun [ feminine ]
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ceahhetung, e; f.
A loud or cackling laughter; cachinnus, cachinnatio
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  • Ðá gehýrde ic mycel gehlýd and ceahhetung, swá swá ungelǽredes folces

    then heard I a great noise and a cackling laughter, as of rude folk,

      Bd. 5, 12; S. 628, 30.
  • Ceahhetung vel cincung

    cachinnatio,

      Ælfc. Gl. 88; Som. 74, 86.
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v.  cancetung cehhettung æschetung.
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  • ceahhetung, n.