Ðǽr is Créca heáhburg
there is the chief town of the Greeks,
- Bt. 1; Fox 2, 21: Beo. Th. 2258; B. 1127.
Tó ðære heáhbyrig
to the chief town [Babylon],
- Cd. 209; Th. 259, 30; Dan. 699.
Se kásere geeode wel manega héhburh
the emperor conquered a good many of the principal towns,
- Chr. Erl. 5, 13.
Ic wát heáhburg hér áne neáh lytle ceastre
I know that near here is a town placed on high, a little city,
- Cd. 117; Th. 152, 8; Gen. 2517.
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