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hefeld

  • noun [ neuter ]
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  • Hebeld

    licium,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 113, 5.
  • Hefeld,

      51, 13.
  • Hefelda

    liciorum (filis flamma combustis ),

      An. Ox. 3550.
  • Hefeldurn

    liciis,

      7, 256.
  • Heueldun, 4, 65. ¶ Hebild seems a mistake f or hebild-gerd in the gloss hebild

    liciatorium,

      Txts. 74, 602.
  • Cf. hebelgerd,

      75, 1219.
  • [v. N. E. D. heald, heddle. O. L. Ger. heƀild licium: cf. Icel. hafald; n. the perpendicular thrums that hold the weft.]
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