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líc-þegnung

  • noun [ feminine ]
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líc-þegnung, -þénung, e; f.
Last offices done to the dead, funeral, exeguies
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  • Ic mæg habban árwurþfulle lícþénunge of heófigendre menigu

    I may have honourable service done to my corpse by a mourning multitude,

      Homl. Th. i. 86, 33.
  • Ðá ðá his frýnd ða lícþénunge gearcodon

    when his friends were performing the last offices for the dead,

    ii.
      28, 3.
  • Ða fǽmnan dedan hire liicþénunge and lǽddon hí tó byrgenne,

      Shrn. 87, 27.
  • Lícþénunga

    exsequiæ,

      Ælfc. Gr. 13; Som. 16, 17.
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  • líc-þegnung, n.