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be-wépan

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  • Swá man bewépð deádne,

      Hml. A. 77. 124
    -Rachel beweóp hire cildra, Hml. Th. i. 84, 26.
  • Hé beweóp ungemet*-*godra manna líf,

      604, 27.
    þæt se Hǽlend beweópe ðǽre ceastre tó-worpennysse, 402, 6.
  • Synna bewépan, ii. 602, 22. bewopen

    disfigured by weeping, woe-begone

    (cf. That he you nat biwopen thus ne finde, Ch. T. C. iv. 916) :-- ]þá iermingas út of þǽm holan crupon, swá bewópene swelce hié of óþerre worolde cóme, Ors. 2, 8; S. 92, 30.
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[v. N. E. D. be-weep and be-wept. O. Sax. bi-wópian: O. Frs. bi-wépa.]
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