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lang-lífe

  • adjective
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Grammar
lang-lífe, -líf; adj.
Long-lived
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  • Langlífe

    longævus,

      Ælfc. Gl. 35; Som. 62, 95; Wrt. Voc. 28, 72.
  • Langlíf [MS. C. langlífe,

      Zup. 320, 1
    ]

    longaevus,

      Wrt. Voc. 85, 59.
  • Ðæt ðú sí langlífe

    ut longo vivas tempore,

      Deut. 5, 16: 4, 1.
  • Longlífe and gileáffull suǽ Sarra

    longeva et fidelis ut Sarra,

      Rtl. 109, 39.
  • Langlífe hé biþ

    he shall live long,

      Lchdm. iii. 184, 4.
Etymology
[Icel. lang-lífr: O. H. Ger. lanc-líp longaevus, Grff. 2, 46.]
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Word-wheel

  • lang-lífe, adj.