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ÍS

  • noun [ neuter ]
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Grammar
ÍS, es; n.
Wright's OE grammar
§7; §41; §126; §164; §306; §343;
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  • Ís

    glacies,

      Ælfc. Gl. 94; Som. 75, 103; Wrt. Voc. 52, 53.
  • Hwí ne wundriaþ hí hwí ðæt ís weorþe

    why do not they wonder why ice comes?

      Bt. 39, 3; Fox 214, 35.
  • Ofer eástreámas ís brycgade

    the ice formed a bridge over the streams,

      Andr. Kmbl. 2524; An. 1268 : Exon. 90 a ; Th. 338, 4 ; Gn. Ex. 73.
  • Íses gicel

    stiria, stillicidia,

      Ælfc. Gl. 16; Som, 58, 68; Wrt. Voc. 21, 55.
  • Hit eal gemealt íse gelícost

    it all melted just like ice,

      Beo. Th. 3221; B. 1608.
  • Ðá eode hé sumre nihte on íse unwærlíce

    dum incautius forte noctu in glacie incederet,

      Bd. 3, 2; S. 525, 1.
  • Styccum healfbrocenra ísa

    semifractarum crustis glacierum,

      5, 12 ; S. 631, 26.
the name of the Rune ᛁ = i
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  • ᛁ byþ oferceald ungemetum slidor

    ice is exceedingly cold and excessively slippery,

    Runic pm.
      11; Kmbl. 341, 14.
Etymology
[O.Frs. O. H. Ger. ís; n : Icel. íss; m : Ger. eis; n.]
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  • ÍS, n.