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lufen

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
lufen, e; f.
Hope[?]
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  • Sceal eall éðelwyn eówrum cynne lufen álicgean [lufena licgean, MS.]

    all delight in their country and hope shall fail your kin,

      Beo. Th. 5764; B. 2886.
Etymology
[Grein who emends thus compares lufen with Gothic lubains; Grimm takes lufen = leofen victus, R. A.731.]
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  • lufen, n.