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hleápan

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Wright's OE grammar
§5; §135; §325; §518;
In the last passage for 452 read 482, and add:
to run, go hastily or with violence, rush
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  • Hí gebundon þone bysceop be þám fótum on sumne fearr, and þone gegremedon ꝥ hé hleóp on unsméðe eorðan,

      Shrn. 152, l.
    Hér Ródbert þæs cynges sunu hleóp fram his fæder, Chr. 1079; P. 213, 32.
  • Hleópon (

    so in the [facsimile of the] MS. , not

    hleówon) hornboran, hreópan friccan,
      El. 54.
  • Gif hé út hleápe . . . And gif mon þone hláford teó ꝥ hé be his rǽde út hleópe,

      Ll. Th. i. 282, 2-5.
to jump, spring
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  • Hé áwearp his hrægl him of and hleóp on ðone mere (cf. hé unscrýdde hine sylfne and scǽt intó ðám mere, Hml. S. II. 211), Shrn. 62, 9. II a. to leap on to a horse; hleápan úp

    to mount:

    v. hleápere;
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  • Hleóp

    ascendit (equum),

      An. Ox. 2142.
  • Þá hét ic þá hors gerwan and eóredmen hleápan úp

    imperaui equitibus ut ascen-derent equos

    ,
      Nar. 21, 22.
to spring up and down, jump about. v. hleápettan
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  • Hé geféng his swíðran, árǽrde hine upp, and hé hleóp sóna cunnigende his féðes hweðer hé cúðe gán (

    apprehensa manu ejus dextera, allevavit eum . . . Et exsiliens stetit, et ambulabat

    , Acts
      3, 8), Hml. S. 10, 32.
of non-material things, where there is rapid extension,
to mount up at a bound
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  • Mín unriht mé hlýpð nú ofer heáfod

    iniquitates meae superposuerunt caput meum

    ,
      Ps. Th. 37, 4.
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v. oþ-hleápan.
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