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lácnian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
lácnian, p. ode
Wright's OE grammar
§119; §536;
To heal, cure, tend, take care of, treat, dress (a wound)
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  • Ic lácnige

    medeor,

      Ælfc. Gr. 33; Som. 36, 47.
  • Se lǽce ðonne hé on untíman lácnaþ wunde hió wyrmseþ

    secta immature vulnera deterius infervescunt,

      Past. 21, 2; Swt. 153, 3.
  • Ðæt lácnaþ ðone milte

    that heals the milt,

      L. M. 2, 38; Lchdm. ii. 246, 11.
  • Hé mid ælmessan sáwla lácnaþ,

      Exon. 122 a; Th. 467, 30; Alm. 9.
  • Betwyh ðon ðe hine mon lácnode

    inter medendum,

      Bd. 4, 26; S. 603, 15.
  • Lácnode

    fomentat,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 37, 17.
  • Lǽcnode,

      91, 39.
  • Hé hine lácnude

    curam ejus egit,

      Lk. Skt. 10, 34.
  • Lécnade monigo

    curavit multos,

      Mk. Skt. Lind, 1, 34.
  • Ne ða wanhálan gé ne lácnedon

    neque ægras sanavistis,

      L. Ecg. P. iii. 16; Th. ii. 202, 26.
  • Ðonne ðæt dolh open sý genial ða ylcan wyrte unsodene ... lácna ða wunde ðǽrmid ðonne byþ heó sóna hál

    when the incision (made by a snake) is open, take the same plant unsodden ... dress the wounds therewith; it will soon be well,

      Herb. 90, 16; Lchdm. i. 198, 16.
  • Lácna mid ðý,

      L. M. 1, 30; Lchdm. ii. 70, 19.
  • Lá léce lécna ðec solfne

    medice cura te ipsum,

      Lk. Skt. Rush. 4, 23.
  • Cymeþ and lécnigaþ

    venite et curamini,

      13, 14.
  • Ðonne sceal man mid cealdum lǽcedómum lácnian

    it must be cured with cold medicines,

      L. M. 1, 1; Lchdm. ii. 22, 4.
  • Ðan scealt ðú hine ðus lácnigean,

      Lchdm. iii. 126, 12.
  • Freónd ðe his gýmenne dyde and his wunda lácnian wolde

    amicos qui sui curam agerent,

      Bd. 4, 22; S. 591, 2.
  • Ðis is þearf ðæt se se ðe wunde lácnian (Hatt. MS. lácnigean) wille géote wín on

    necesse est, ut, quisquis sanandis vulneribus praeest, in vino morsum doloris adhibeat,

      Past. 17, 10; Swt. 124, 11.
  • Se lácnigenda

    the physician,

      21, 2; Swt. 153, 4.
  • Lácnod wæs fram his wundum

    curabatur a vulneribus,

      Bd. 4, 16; S. 584, 30.
Etymology
[O. E. Homl. lechinen: Laym. lechinien (2nd MS. lechnie), lacnien (2nd MS. lechni): A. R. lecnen: Piers P. lechnede (other MS. lechede), p.: Goth. lékinon, leikinon to cure, heal: O. L. Ger. lácnón mederi: Icel. lækna: O. H. Ger. láhinon mederi, fomentare, temperare.]
Similar entries
v. ge-lácnian, lǽcnan; lǽce.
Linked entries
v.  lǽcnan.
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