Bosworth Toller's

Anglo-Saxon

Dictionary online

under-diácon

  • noun [ masculine ]
Dictionary links
Grammar
under-diácon, es; m.
Wright's OE grammar
§589;
An under-deacon, a sub-deacon
Show examples
  • Underdiácon

    subdiaconus,

      Wrt. Voc. i. 42, 26: Rtl. 194, 9.
  • Subdiaconus is sóðlíce underdiácon, se ðe ða fatu byrð forð tó ðam diácone, and mid eádmódnysse þénaþ under ðam diácone æt ðam hálgan weofode mid ðám húselfatum,

      L. Ælfc. C. 15; Th. ii. 348, 9.
Linked entries
v.  sub-diácon subdiácon.
Full form

Word-wheel

  • under-diácon, n.