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undern-mete

  • noun [ masculine ]
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Grammar
undern-mete, es; m.
Food eaten in the morning, breakfast
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  • Under-mete prandium, ǽfenmete

    cena,

      Wrt. Voc. i. 290, 65.
  • Uton brúcan ðisses undernmetes swá ða sculon ðe hiora ǽfengifl on helle gefeccean sculon

    prandete tamquam apud inferos coenaturi,

      Ors. 2, 5; Swt. 86, 1.
  • Undernmete

    prandium,

      Mt. Kmbl. Rush. 22, 4.
Etymology
[An orendron mete, ordrone mete merenda; to etc orendron mete merendare, Cath. Angl. 261, where see note. Goth. undaurni-mats άριστoν, prandium.]
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v.  undern-gereord.
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  • undern-mete, n.