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  • Would English-speaking life today be somewhat different had words like wuldor, scop, dryhten, hyge, and līc or “glory,” “poet-singer,” “lord,” “thought,” and “body” survived as well?

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  • [gyl] - denne heáh ofer heáfod, 47; pret.part. häfde kyninga wuldor Grendle tô-geánes ... sele-weard â-seted, 668. be-settan, _to set with, surround_: pret.sg. (helm) besette swîn-lîcum

    Beowulf

  • [gyl] - denne hēah ofer hēafod, 47; pret.part. hæfde kyninga wuldor Grendle tō-gēanes ... sele-weard ā-seted, 668. be-settan, _to set with, surround_: pret.sg. (helm) besette swīn-līcum

    Beowulf

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  • wuldor added subtracted glory: former glory in OE

    January 14, 2007