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bosom ; sinus, gremium.
of persons
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  • Hé bær on his bósme

    (sinu) Honorates scóh,

      Gr. D. 17, 9.
  • Hí wurdon gegripene fram móderlicum breóstum, ac hí wurdon betǽhte engellicum bósmum.

      Hml. Th. i. 84, 9.
personification
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  • [Tó móder]licum bósme

    ad maternum (sanctae ecclesiae) gremium.

      An. Ox. 4162.
of things
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  • Seó sǽ wunað on ðǽre eorðan bósme,

      Hex. 10, 31.
  • Tunnena bósmum

    cuparum gremiis,

      An. Ox. 3513.
womb; uter
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  • Þý syxtan mónþe þæs þe Sct. Ióhannes on his módor bósm onfangen wæs . . . ꝥ cild his Hláford of his módor bósme on þǽre fæmnan bósm hálette

      Bl. H. 165, 24-30
  • Se Hálga Gást wunode on þám æþelan innoþe and on þám betstan bósme,

      105, 15.
  • þǽre méder wæs on slǽpe ætýwed, þá heó myd þám bearne wæs, ꝥ hyre man stunge áne sýle on þone bósum

    Shrn. 149, 2.
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