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be-fleán

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to strip the skin or
bark off
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  • Berinde, beflóg

    decorticavit,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 25, 47.
  • Befleán

    deglobere,

      138, 29.
  • Behyldan, befleán deglobere .i.

    decoriare,

      An. Ox. 3280.
  • Hét hé hine cwicne befleán,

      Shrn. 84, 29: 121, 1.
  • Tó befleánne

    euiscerandum,

      Germ. 393, 109.
  • Beflægen

    excoriatus,

      Wrt. Voc. i. 27, 33.
  • Beflagen flǽ[s]c

    flesh with the skin stripped off;

    viscera,
      45, 7.
to strip off (skin)
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  • Befleh (fleah, v. l.) ǽnne þwang þám biscope fram þám hneccan oþ þene hóh

    episcopo a vertice usque ad calcaneum corrigiam tolle,

      Gr. D. 198, 4.
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