sniring, n: a sharp rock. [SNIR-ing]
un-wemme, adj: spotless, without blemish or defect, uninjured; (moral sense) undefiled, pure, immaculate. [un-WEM-meh]
This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is on ‘hoard-honouring’ in Beowulf. Read it (and hear it) on Patreon.
hord-weorþung, f.n: honouring a person by bestowing treasure; treasure given to honour a person. [HORD-WAY-orth-ung]
mǣgsib-līc, adj: of kin, related. [MÆγ-sib-leech]
un-sceamig, adj: not to be confounded, unabashed. [un-SHÆ-ah-meeγ]
mere-grota, m.n: a pearl. [MEH-reh-GRO-ta]
It’s Wordhord Wednesday #50 and in honour of the occasion, I’ve decided to make this particular post free for everyone to read. See ‘pearls, margaritas and giant grapes’ on Patreon.
grāpigendlīc, adj: tangible. [GRAH-pih-YEND-leech]
ymb-spenning, f.n; allurement, enticement. [umb-SPEN-ning]
of-tredan, str.v: to tread down, trample upon, injure or destroy by treading. [ov-TRED-ahn]
chor, m.n: a dance, chorus, choir. [KHOR]
This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is ‘Remember to water your wort-town’. Read it on Patreon.