Gregorius wæs clerc
Gregory was a priest,
- Chr. 1129; Erl. 258, 25: 1123; Erl. 250, 20.
He dráf út ða clerca of ðe biscopríce
he drove the clergy out of the bishopric,
- 963; Erl. 121, 13.
Preóst oððe cleric
- Wrt. Voc. 71, 77.
We lǽraþ ðæt preósta gehwilc to sinoþe hæbbe his cleric
we enjoin that every priest at a synod have his deacon,
- L. Edg. C. 4; Th. ii. 244, 14.
Hí wǽron ealle ðæs cynges clerecas
they were all the king's clergy,
- Chr. 1085; Erl. 218, 22.
Bosworth, Joseph. “clerc.” In An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online, edited by Thomas Northcote Toller, Christ Sean, and Ondřej Tichy. Prague: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, 2014. https://bosworthtoller.com/6326.Checked: 0