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cél-nes

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
cél-nes, cól-nes, -ness, e; f.
Wright's OE grammar
§609;
Coolness, cool air, a breeze; refrigerium, aura
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  • Ðú lǽddest us on célnesse

    eduxisti nos in refrigerium,

      Ps. Spl. C. T. 65, 11.
  • To sécanne wið hǽto célnes

    quærere contra æstum auras [breezes ],

      Bd. 1, 27; S. 494, 17.
Derived forms
DER. ge-célnes.
Similar entries
v. calan.
Linked entries
v.  ge-célnes cól-nes.
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  • cél-nes, n.