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ceallian

  • verb [ weak ]
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Grammar
ceallian, p. ode; pp. od [calla a caller, herald]
To CALL, cry out, shout; clamare
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  • Ongan [MS. ongean] ceallian ofer cald wæter Byrhthelmes bearn

    the son of Byrhthelm began to shout across the cold river,

      Byrht. Th. 134, 28; By. 91.
Etymology
[Chauc. R. Brun. calle: Piers P. callede, p: O. Frs. kaltia, kella: Dut. Kil. Ger. M. H. Ger. kallen: O. H. Ger. challón: Dan. kalde: Swed. Norw. Icel. kalla: Lat. calare: Grk. καλεῖν .]
Derived forms
DER. hilde calla.
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