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þynnian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
þynnian, p. ode
To make or to become thin
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  • Ðynnade

    obtenuerat,

      Txts. 182, 80.
  • Ðæt þicce horh ðú scealt mid ðám lǽcedómum wyrman and þynnian,

      Lchdm. ii. 194, 22.
Etymology
[O. H. Ger. gi-dunnót attenuatus; dunnén rarescere: Icel. þynna to make thin.]
Similar entries
v. á-, ge-þynnian.
Linked entries
v.  ge-þynnian.
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