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hyll

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
hyll, es; m: e; f.
Wright's OE grammar
§112; §259; §276; §352;
A hill
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  • Hyll

    collis,

      Ælfc. Gl. 97; Som. 76, 62; Wrt. Voc. 54, 6.
  • Þurþ hylles hróf

    through the top of the hill,

      Exon. 104 b; Th. 397, 29; Rä. 16, 27.
  • Stondende on lytlum hylle,

      Shrn. 70, 14.
  • Hí huntiaþ hí of ǽlcere hylle

    they shall hunt them from every hill,

      Homl. Th. i. 576, 28.
  • Hyllas

    montes,

      Ps. Spl. C. 71, 3.
  • Hyllas and heá beorgas. Cd. 192; Th. 240,

      7; Dan. 383.
  • Hyllas and cnollas,

      Exon. 18 a; Th. 45, 11; Cri. 717.
  • Gebígde synt hylla middaneardes

    incurvati sunt colles mundi,

      Cant. Abac. 6.
  • Dúna and hylla

    montes et colles,

      Hymn. T. P. 75.
  • Ðonne hie cweþaþ tó ðǽm dúnum and tó ðǽm hyllum

    tunc incipient dicere montibus et collibus,

      Blickl. Homl. 93, 33: Lk. Skt. Lind. 23, 30.
Etymology
[Laym. A. R. hul: Orm. hill: Ayenb. hell: Prompt. Parv. hylle.]
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v. sand-hyll.
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