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leógere

  • noun [ masculine ]
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Grammar
leógere, es; m.
Wright's OE grammar
§602;
A liar, one who speaks or acts falsely, a false witness
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  • Up árísaþ leáse leógeras,

      Wulfst. 79, 4.
  • Leógeras,

      L. C. S. 5; Th. i, 380, 5.
  • Ðá cómon twegen ðæra leógera

    venerunt duo falsi testes,

      Mt. Kmbl. 26, 60.
Etymology
[Icel. ljúgari a liar: O. H. Ger. liugari fictor.]
Linked entries
v.  légere.
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  • leógere, n.