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cleófa

  • noun [ masculine ]
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Grammar
cleófa, cleafa, cliófa, an; m.
Wright's OE grammar
§401;
That which is cloven, a cleft, chasm, den, cell, chamber; cubīle, cellarium, cubiculum
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  • On heora cleófum oððe holum híg beóþ gelogode

    in cubilibus suis collocabuntur,

      Ps. Lamb. 103, 22.
  • Unriht he byþ smeágende on his cliófan

    iniquitatem meditatus est in cubili suo,

      Ps. Th. 35, 3.
  • Sinewealt cleófa vel portic

    absida,

      Ælfc. Gl. 108; Som. 78, 122; Wrt. Voc. 58, 34.
  • Ðeós sweoster wæs útgangende of hire cleófan

    hæc soror egressa est de cubiculo,

      Bd. 4, 9; S. 576, 31.
Derived forms
DER. clústor-cleófa, ferhþ-, hord-, in-, nýd-.
Similar entries
v. clýfa.
Linked entries
v.  cleáfa cliófa.
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  • cleófa, n.