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lid

  • noun [ neuter ]
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Grammar
lid, es; n.
A vessel, ship
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  • On lides [

    the ark

    ] bósme, Cd. 67; Th. 80, 21; Gen. 1332: 71; Th. 85, 6; Gen. 1410: Chr. 937; Erl. 112, 27; Aðelst. 27.
  • Tó lides stefne,

      Erl. 112, 34;. Aðelst. 34: Andr. Kmbl. 806; An. 403: 3411; An. 1709.
  • Seó [

    the dove] eft ne com tó lide [the ark ]

    fleógan,
      Cd. 72; Th. 89, 11; Gen. 1479.
  • Lǽt nú geferian flotan úserne, lid tó lande,

      Andr. Kmbl. 795 ; An. 398.
Etymology
[Icel. lið; n. a ship (almost exclusively in poetry.)]
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v. liþ.
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