Hit is betwux túðum tocowen and into ðam búce asend
it is chewed between the teeth and sent into the stomach,
- Homl. Th. ii. 270, 34.
- Wrt. Voc. 83, 24.
Þurch heora bláwunge and ðæra búca swég
through the sound of their blowing and of the pitchers,
- Jud. 7, 21.
Hí tobrǽcon ða búcas mid micelre brastlunge
they broke the pitchers [hydrias confregerunt] with great crashing,
- 7, 20.
Bosworth, Joseph. “BÚC.” 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/5364.Checked: 0