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wíte-þeów

  • noun [ masculine ]
  • adjective
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wíte-þeów, es; m.
One who had been condemned to slavery for crime, or from inability to pay the fines incurred for violation of the law. For cases which involved loss of freedom, v. þeów.
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  • Gif hwelc man biþ wíteþeów (or

    adj. ?

    v. next word) níwan geþeówad,
      L. In. 48 ; Th. i. 132, 7.
figurative, one in hell
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  • Bring ús hǽlo líf wérigum wíteþeówum,

      Exon. Th. 10, 12; Cri. 151.
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v.  þeów.
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  • wíte-þeów, n.; adj.