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lár-spell

  • noun [ neuter ]
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lár-spell, es; n.
A discourse, sermon, homily, treatise
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  • God cwæþ be láreówum on his lárspelle

    God said of teachers in his sermon,

      Homl. Th. ii. 320, 25.
  • Se bisceop ðam folce sǽde lárspell,

      Homl. Skt. 3, 141.
  • Ic gesett hæbbe wel feówertig lárspella

    I have composed quite forty homilies,

      Ælfc. T. Grn. 13, 45.
  • Swá swá wé áwriton ǽror on óðrum lárspellum,

      4, 15.
  • Ða apostoli gesetton eác swilce lárspell [

    the epistles

    ] tó ðám leódscipum ðe tó geleáfan bugon, 14, 3.
Etymology
[Laym. Orm. lar-spell a sermon.]
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