sāwel-sceatt, m.n: ‘soul-money’, an ecclesiastical due to be paid for every deceased person to the clergy of the church to which he belonged, in consideration of the services performed by them on his behalf. (SAH-well-SHEH-ot / ˈsaː-wɛl-ˌʃɛat)


sanct, m.n: saint. (SAHNKT / ˈsankt)

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Medieval manuscript image of a haloed man asleep on a knoll with two cat-like animals and a man holding a book nearby.
St Patrick sleeping in Wauchier de Denain’s Lives of Saints. France (Paris), 13th century. British Library, Royal 20 D VI, f. 213v. [bl.uk]