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liccian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
liccian, p. ode
Wright's OE grammar
§42; §243; §310;
To lick
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  • Ic liccige linguo, Ælfc. Gr. 28; Som. 31, 57:

    lambo,

      32, 25.
  • Seó lyft liccaþ and átýhþ ðone wǽtan of ealre eorþan and of ðære sǽ, and gegaderaþ tó scúrum,

      Lchdm. iii. 276, 12.
  • Fýnd his eorþan licciaþ [liccigeaþ, Th.]

    inimici ejus terram lingent,

      Ps. Spl. 71, 9.
  • Ða réðan deór heora liþa liccodon mid líðran tungan,

      Homl. Skt. 4, 407: Lk. Skt. 16, 21.
  • Liccedon linxerunt; liccigan

    lincxere,

      Wrt. Voc. ii. 51, 54, 55.
  • His fétlástas licciende. Glostr. Frag. 110, 3.
Etymology
[O. Sax. likkón: O. H. Ger. lechón lambere, lingere: Ger. lecken.]
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v. ge-liccian.
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