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líc-tún

  • noun [ masculine ]
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líc-tún, es; m.
An enclosure in which to bury people, a grave-yard, cemetery
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  • Hí woldon ðæt heora líctún wǽre geseted

    cimeterium fieri vellent,

      Bd. 4, 7; S. 574, 37: Glostr. Frag. 8, 20.
  • On ðæra bróðra líctune wæs bebyriged

    in cœmeterio fratrum sepultum est,

      Bd. 3,17; S. 543, 46: 4, 10; S. 578, 2, 17, 28: Chart. Th. 157, 23.
  • Hé nǽfre binnan nánum gehálgodum líctúne ne licge

    let him never lie in a consecrated graveyard,

      L. Ath. i. 25; Th. i. 212, 20: L. C. E. 22; Th. i. 372 35.
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