med-micel, adj: not great, moderate, small (of time, space, quantity); trifling, not important; lowly, mean, poor.
fæðm, m/f.n: a fathom, cubit, unit of measurement equal to the distance from the elbow to the tip of the middle finger.
medumung, f.n: the fixing of the measure of anything.
rōd, f.n: a rod; a measure of land; a rood, cross; a crucifix: ‘Iudeas hine ahengan on rode’.
Image: St. Gall Gospel Book: Crucifixion, c. 750.