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wrǽt

  • noun [ feminine ]
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wrǽt, wrǽtt, e; f.
A work of art, a jewel, an ornament
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  • Se (

    the cave

    ) wæs innan full wrǽtta and wíra, weard unhióre goldmáðmas heóld,
      Beo. Th. 4817; 3. 2413.
  • Wundenmǽl wrǽttum gebunden, 3067 ; 3. 1531.
  • Is ðes middangeard wísum gewlitegad, wrǽttum gefrætwad,

      Exon. Th. 413, 8 ; Rä. 32, 2 : 414, 27 ; Rä. 33, 2.
  • Hé ðone grundwong ongitan meahte, wrǽte (wræce,

      MS. ) geondwlítan, Beo. Th. 5535 ; B. 2771.
  • Ðam ðe inne gehýdde wrǽte (wræce,

      MS. ) under wealle, 6112; B. 3060.
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  • wrǽt, n.