hālgung-bōc, f.n: a benedictional, a book containing a collection of benedictions or blessings. (HALL-gung-BOAK)
mis-cweðan, str.v: to speak amiss or incorrectly. (mis-KWETH-on)
This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is on ‘sowl’. Read it on Patreon.
folc-cwide, m.n: a popular saying. (FOLK-kwid-eh)
word-cwide, m.n: a saying, words; speech, language. (WORD-cwid-eh)
reord, n.n: speech, tongue, language, voice. (RAY-ord)
This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is on medieval geese. Read it on Patreon.
Cristes bōc, f.n: Christ’s book, the gospel (an account of Jesus’s life and teachings). [KRIST-ess BOAK]
mǣl, f.n: a speech, talk, conversation. [MÆL]
spell-bōc, f.n: a book of homilies. [SPELL-BOK]
For this week’s Wordhord Wednesday post, take a closer look at this Anglo-Saxon manuscript. Read my post on Patreon.
ǣrend-spræc, f.n: a verbal message. [ÆR-end-SPRÆK]
This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is on birds, riddles and cryptograms. Read it on Patreon.
spell, n.n: a story, narrative, account, relation; an instructive talk, discourse, a philosophical argument; a saying, remark; speech, language of prose. [SPELL]
This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is on “life-treasure”. Read it on Patreon.