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cólian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
cólian, p. ode, ede; v. intrans.
To COOL, to be or become cold; algere, refrigerari
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  • Lét ðonne hyt cólian

    then let it cool,

      Herb. 94, 4; Lchdm. i. 204, 23.
  • Flǽsc onginneþ cólian

    the flesh begins to cool,

    Runic pm.
      29; Kmbl. 345, 14.
  • Cólaþ Cristes lufu

    the love of Christ cooleth,

      Exon. 33a; Th. 104, 17; Gú. 9.
  • Sumur-hát cólaþ

    summer-heat becomes cold,

      Exon. 95a; Th. 354, 58; Reim. 67.
  • Líc cólode

    the corpse became cold,

      Exon. 51b; Th. 180, 18; Gú. 1281.
  • Weder cóledon

    the storms were cold,

      Andr. Kmbl. 2514; An. 1258.
  • Leomu cólodon

    the limbs became cold,

      Elen. Grm. 882.
Derived forms
DER. a-cólian, ge-.
Similar entries
v. calan.
Linked entries
v.  a-cólian.
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