Abrecan ne meahton reced
they might not break the house,
- Cd. 115; Th. 150, 14 ;
- Gen. 2491 .
He Babilone abrecan wolde
he would destroy Babylon,
- Cd. 209; Th. 259, 10 ;
- Dan. 685 .
Hú ǽnig man mihte swylce burh abrecan
how any man could take such a town,
- Ors. 2, 4; Bos. 44, 16 .
Bosworth, Joseph. “a-brecan.” 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/96.Checked: 1