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ufan-weard

  • adjective
  • adverb
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Grammar
ufan-weard, adj. The word may be translated by
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  • Sóna wǽron wit on his heánesse on ðam wealle ufanweardum

    statim fuimus in summitate ejus

    (i. e. muri),
      Bd. 5, 12; S. 629, 18.
  • On ðysse dúne ufanweardre

    in hujus (montis) vertice,

      1, 7; S. 478, 25.
  • Ðá gesáwon wé westan ðone leóman sunnan and se leóma gehrán ðǽm treówunt ufonweardum

    videmus ab occidente jubare fulgentibus Phebi radiisque percussa arborum cacumina,

      Nar. 28, 25.
Etymology
[Icel. ofan-verðr. Cf. O. Sax. oƀan-wardan; adv.]
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v. ufe-weard.
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  • ufan-weard, adj.; adv.