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  • noun [ masculine ]
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ildend, es; m.
One who delays
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  • Næs ðá nǽnig yldend [ylding?] tó ðam ðæt syððan hí on ðæt hús cómon hí ðá sóna ðone hálgan wer gebundon

    there was no one, after they had got into the house, who delayed at once to bind the holy man,

    • Guthl. 5
    • ;
    • Gdwin. 36, 5.
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See note, where the other reading ylding is given.
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  • ildend, n.