Ús is áléfed edhwyrft tó þǽm écean lífe,
- Bl. H. 137, 14.
- Wrt. Voc. ii. 148, 30.
Oftigen bið him torhtre gesihðe . . . þæt him bið sár in his móde . . . ne wéneð þæt him þæs edhwyrft cyme (
he does not expect to recover from his blindness),
- Gn. Ex. 42.
Þá þǽr sóna wearð edhwyrft eorlum siððan inne fealh Grendles módor
there was a return to the old state of things for the men after Grendel's mother had forced her way in,
- B. 1281.