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scír-biscop

  • noun [ masculine ]
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Grammar
scír-biscop, es; m.
The bishop of a shire or diocese (v. scír,
2)
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  • Béte ðæt, swá se scírbisceop and eal scírwitan déman,

      Wulfst. 173, 30.
Etymology
[De scýrbiscop episcopus dioceseos, Cod. Dip. Kmbl. v. 28, 32.]
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  • scír-biscop, n.