- verb [ weak ]
Nim þás næglas and heó besmiþian hát on þínes sunu brídle
take these nails and order them to be set in thy son's bridle(cf. þú þás næglas hát . . . on his brídels dón,
- El. 1175.
- H. R. 158, 32),
- H. R. 17, 9 .
Bosworth, Joseph. “be-smiþian.” In An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online, edited by Thomas Northcote Toller, Christ Sean, and Ondřej Tichy. Prague: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, 2014. https://bosworthtoller.com/40147.Checked: 1