He him gehét ðæt hý ealdrihta ǽlces mósten wyrðe gewunigen
he promised them that they should remain possessed of each of their ancient rights,
- Bt. Met. Fox 1, 71;
- Met. 1, 36: 1, 114;
- Met. 1, 57.
Bǽdon hine ðæt he him to heora ealdrihtum gefultumede
they prayed him that he would succour them with respect to their ancient rights.
- Bt. 1 ;
- Fox 2, 24.
Bosworth, Joseph. “eald-riht.” 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/8458.Checked: 1