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Wright's OE grammar
§59; §401;
Add: Used of a weapon with which death is caused
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  • Ne wæs ecg bona

    he was not slain by the edge of the sword,

      B. 2506.
  • Heardréde hildeméceas tó bonan wurdon

    falchions were the death of Heardred,

    2203. v. flǽsc-, mæsser-, sácerd-, self-bana.
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  • bana,