Nemne him man x men and begite ðara twegen and sylle ðone áþ . . . and stande ðæs cyre-áþ ofer xx peninga
let there be named ten men to him and let him get two of them and give the oath . . . and let his select oath stand for over twenty pence,
- L. Ath. i. 9 ;
- Th. i. 204 , 15. v. un*-*gecoren áþ.
The select oath, the oath sworn by the accused, together with a certain number of consacramentals selected by him out of a fixed number of persons named to him by the judge; juramentum electum, quod quis præstabat cum aliquot coujura-toribus ab ipso selectis e quibusdam a judice nominatis [Schmd. 566]
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- cyre-áþ, n.