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hafetian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
hafetian, to clap [as a bird with its wings, or a man with his hands],
applaud
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  • Ic hafetige

    plaudo,

      Ælfc. Gr. 28; Som. 31, 28.
  • Flódas hafettaþ hundum

    flumina plaudent manu,

      Ps. Spl. 97, 8.
  • Ǽrðan ðe se hana hafitigende cráwe

    before the cock clapping its wings crow,

      Homl. Th. ii. 246, 4.
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v.  a-fétigan hafe.
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