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CIRM

  • noun [ masculine ]
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Grammar
CIRM, cyrm, es; m.
Wright's OE grammar
§387;
A noise, shout, clamour, uproar; strepitus, clamor, fragor, clangor
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  • Hlynn wearþ on ceastrum, cirm árleásra cwealmes on óre

    din was in the cities, the clamour of the shameless at the point of death,

      Cd. 119; Th. 153, 31; Gen. 2547.
  • In the following references it is written cirm,

      Exon. 20a; Th. 52, 19; Cri. 836: 22b; Th. 62, 7; Cri. 998: 36a; Th. 118, 5; Gú. 235; 38a; Th. 125, 34; Gú. 364: 83b; Th. 314, 26; Mód. 20: Andr. Kmbl. 82; An. 41: 2476; An. 1239.
  • Cyrm, dyne

    fragor,

    Mone
      B. 4413.
  • Cyrm

    clangor,

      Ælfc. Gr. 5; Som. 4, 40.
  • Wæs on eorþan cyrm

    a noise was on the earth,

      Byrht. Th. 134, 61; By. 107: Andr. Kmbl. 2252; An. 1127.
  • Hlúd herges cyrm

    loud was the shout of the host,

      Cd. 148; Th. 184, 14; Exod. 107.
  • Ic gehýre synnigra cyrm swíðe hlúdne

    I hear the uproar of sinners very loud,

      109; Th. 145, 17; Gen. 2407.
  • Cyrmum

    clangoribus,

    Mone
      B. 6276.
Derived forms
DER. here-cirm, wíg-.
Linked entries
v.  cearm cyrm.
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  • CIRM, n.