Ic geanbidode swíþe wet oþ ic wiste hwæt þú woldest, and hú þú hit understandan woldest; and eác þý furþor ic tiolode geornfullíce ꝥ ðú hit forstandan mihtest
I waited till I knew what you would, and in what way you would conceive of it; and besides I strove diligently that you might understand it,
- Bt. 22, i ; F. 76, 26.
Bosworth, Joseph. “under-standan.” 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/59781.Checked: 0