Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Ælfric of Eynsham (Ælfric)

10th century; ed. not skaldic;

not in Skj

prose works

Preface to Genesis Assignment (PrefGenx) - 21

Preface to Genesis Assignment

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8 — Ælfric, PrefGenx §44-50

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wordlemmaform
We we (pron.) [pers pron] ‘we...’nom. pl.
secgað secgan (verb) [wk verb] ‘say, tell...’1st pers. pres. pl.
eac eac (adv.) [adv] ‘also...’
foran (non-lexical) (unclassified)
to (non-lexical) (unclassified)
þæt þæt (conj.) [conj] ‘that, so that...’
seo se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’nom. f. sg.
boc boc (noun f.) [fem noun] ‘book...’nom. sg.
is beon (verb) [anom verb] ‘to be...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
swiþe swiðe (adv.) [adv] ‘very, exceedingly, very much...’comparative;
deop deop (adj.) [adj] ‘deep, profound; (as noun) the depths...’nom. f. sg.
gastlice gastlic (adj.) [adj] ‘holy, spiritual; ghostly, ghastly...’
to (non-lexical) (unclassified)
understandenne, understandan (verb) ‘understand...’infinitive;
and and (conj.) [conj] ‘and...’
we we (pron.) [pers pron] ‘we...’nom. pl.
ne ne (particle) [negative particle] ‘not, nor...’
writaþ writan (verb) [Class 1 str verb] ‘write, carve, engrave...’1st pers. pres. pl. negative suffix;
na na (adv.) [adv] ‘not, not at all, never...’
mare mara (adj.) [compar adj] ‘greater, more, bigger...’acc. n. sg.
buton buton (conj.) [conj] ‘but, except...’
þa se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’acc. f. sg.
nacedan nacod (adj.) [adj] ‘naked...’acc. f. sg.
gerecednisse. gerecednis (noun f.) ‘narrative...’acc. sg.
Þonne þonne (conj.) [conj and adv] ‘then, when; than; than that...’
þincþ þincan (verb) [impers verb] ‘seem, appear...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
þam se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’dat. m. pl.
ungelæredum ungelæred (adj./verb p.p.) ‘unlearned...’dat. m. pl.
þæt þæt (conj.) [conj] ‘that, so that...’
eall eall (pron.) [adj and pron] ‘all...’nom. m. sg.
þæt se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’nom. n. sg.
andgit andgit (noun n.) [neut noun] ‘understanding, knowledge, perception...’nom. sg.
beo beon (verb) [anom verb] ‘to be...’subj. 3rd pers. sg.
belocen belucan (verb) [Class 2 str verb] ‘lock up, enclose; protect from (w. dat)...’pret. participle;
on on (prep.) [prep] ‘on, in, onto, into; about...’
þære se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’dat. f. sg.
anfealdan anfeald (adj.) [adj] ‘simple, plain, uncomplicated...’dat. f. sg.
gerecednisse, gerecednis (noun f.) ‘narrative...’dat. sg.
ac ac (conj.) [conj] ‘but; nevertheless...’
hit he (pron.) [pers pron] ‘he, she, it...’nom. n. sg.
ys beon (verb) [anom verb] ‘to be...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
swiþe swiðe (adv.) [adv] ‘very, exceedingly, very much...’
feor feor (adv.) [adv] ‘far; from afar...’
þam. se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’dat. n. sg.
Seo se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’nom. f. sg.
boc boc (noun f.) [fem noun] ‘book...’nom. sg.
ys beon (verb) [anom verb] ‘to be...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
gehaten hatan (verb) [Class 7 str verb] ‘command; call, name; be named; promise...’pret. participle;
Genesis, Genesis (unclassified)
þæt þæt (conj.) [conj] ‘that, so that...’
ys beon (verb) [anom verb] ‘to be...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
gecyndboc, gecyndboc (noun f.) ‘book of origin...’nom. sg.
for (non-lexical) (unclassified)
þam (non-lexical) (unclassified)
þe (non-lexical) (unclassified)
heo he (pron.) [pers pron] ‘he, she, it...’nom. f. sg.
ys beon (verb) [anom verb] ‘to be...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
firmest fyrmest (adj.) [adj] ‘foremost, first...’nom. f. sg.
boca boc (noun f.) [fem noun] ‘book...’gen. pl.
and and (conj.) [conj] ‘and...’
spricþ sprecan (verb) [Class 5 str verb] ‘speak, speak to, say...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
be be (prep.) [prep] ‘by, with, by means of; near by, beside; ...’
ælcum ælc (pron.) [pron] ‘each...’dat. m. sg.
gecinde, (non-lexical) (unclassified)
ac ac (conj.) [conj] ‘but; nevertheless...’
heo he (pron.) [pers pron] ‘he, she, it...’nom. f. sg.
ne ne (particle) [negative particle] ‘not, nor...’
spricð sprecan (verb) [Class 5 str verb] ‘speak, speak to, say...’3rd pers. pres. sg.
na na (adv.) [adv] ‘not, not at all, never...’
be be (prep.) [prep] ‘by, with, by means of; near by, beside; ...’
þæra se (pron.) [demonst] ‘the, that...’gen. f. sg.
engla engel (noun m.) [masc noun] ‘angel...’gen. pl.
gesceapenisse. gesceapenis (noun f.) ‘creation...’gen. sg.

 

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