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þyrne

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
þyrne, an; f.
Wright's OE grammar
§404;
A thorn-bush
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  • Þyrne, thyrnae

    dumus,

      Txts. 57, 710.
  • Þorn oþþe þynne

    dumus,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 25, 70.
  • Þyrne

    frutices, ramos, 151, 44; dumus, i. spina, spineta,

      Wülck. Gl. 225, 23.
  • Hé geseah ðæt seóþyrne (

    rubus

    ) ... næs forburnen,
      Ex. 3, 2, 3.
  • On ða þyrnan westewarde ðǽr se mycla þorn stód,

      Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iii. 404, 12.
  • On ða rúgan þyrnan; of ðære þyrnan on ða brémbelþyrnan,

      419, 12.
  • On gáte þyrnan; of ðære þyrnan on blace þyrnan, vi. 2, 5.
  • On ða blacan þyrnan; of ðære þyrnan,

      220, 20.
  • On ða ealdan þyrnan,

      Cod. Dip. B. iii. 136, 25.
  • Þyrnan dumos, þyrnum

    dumis,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 27, 43, 44.
Etymology
[Cf. Icel. þyrnir a thorn.]
Similar entries
v. brémel-, brér-, mǽr-þyrne.
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  • þyrne, n.