Gif se man [MS. mon] his gefán wite
if the man know his foe,
- L. Alf. pol, 42; Th. i. 90, 2, 4, 14 .
Ðá métte hine his eald-gefána sum, and hine ofstang
then one of his old foes met him, and stabbed [killed] him,
- Ors. 3, 7; Bos. 62, 22 .
To bismere his gefán [MS. gefaan = gefáu = gefáum = gefáhum]
in mockery to his foes,
- Homl. Th. i. 226, 28 .
Bosworth, Joseph. “ge-fá.” In An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online, edited by Thomas Northcote Toller, Christ Sean, and Ondřej Tichy. Prague: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, 2014. https://bosworthtoller.com/14243.Checked: 1