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leáf-ness

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Grammar
leáf-ness, léf-, lýf-ness; e; f.
Wright's OE grammar
§135; §294; §343;
Leave, permission, licence
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  • Gif him léfnys seald wǽre

    if leave had been given him,

      Bd. 1, 23; S. 486, 8.
  • Lýfnes

    licentia,

      4, 18; S. 586, 34: 2, 1; S. 501, 32: 5, 19; S. 640, 10.
  • Bútan heora Ieóda geþafunge and leáfnysse

    absque suorum consensu ac licentia,

      2, 2; S. 502, 35.
  • Bútan kyninges léfnesse [MSS. B. H. leáfe],

      L. Alf. pol. 8; Th. i. 66, 16.
  • Mid his léfnysse

    accepta ab eo licentia,

      Bd. 1, 25; S. 486, 11.
  • Mid Ebrinum lýfnysse,

      4, 1; S. 564, 44.
  • Heó his leáfnysse hæfde ðæt ...

    she would have his permission to ...

      1, 25; S. 486, 34.
  • Nymðe þurh leáfnysse his ágenes abbudes

    nisi per demissionem proprii abbatis,

      4, 5; S. 572, 38.
  • Hí máran léfnysse onféngon tó lǽranne

    majorern prædicandi licentiam acciperent,

      1, 26; S. 488, 5.
  • Lýfnesse,

      5, 11; S. 625, 30.
  • Lýfnesse sealde ðæt ...

    gave leave to...,

      1, 25; S. 487, 20.
  • Him lýfnesse sealde tó farene,

      4, 1; S. 564, 34.
  • Heó freó léfnesse sealdon,

      2, 5; S. 507, 10.
  • Forgeaf him lýfnesse,

      4, 22; S. 592, 9.
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