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húðe

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
húðe, [v. herehúðe], e; f.
Prey, spoil, booty
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  • Húðe hremig

    exulting in spoil,

      Elen. Kmbl. 297; El. 149: Beo. Th. 248; B. 124.
  • Cómon tó Moyse mid micelre húðe

    adduxerunt prædam ad Moysen,

      Num. 31, 12.
  • Se Chaldéa cining com ðá tó his earde mid ðære húðe,

      Ælfc. T. Grn. 8, 23: Cd. 174; Th. 220, 2; Dan. 65.
  • Habbaþ nú ða húðe and ðæt orf eów gemǽne

    prædam vero et omnia animantia diripiens vobis,

      Jos. 8, 2: Cd. 97; Th. 127, 19; Gen. 2113: 98; Th. 129, 24; Gen. 2149.
  • Húða mǽste

    greatest of spoils,

      Exon. 16 a; Th. 35, 35; Cri. 568.
Etymology
[Cf. Goth. hunths captivity: O. H. Ger. heri-hunda præda.]
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v. here-hýð.
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