fæþman, wk.v: to embrace, enfold. (FATH-mahn)
Happy Hug A Medievalist Day!
be-clypping, f.n: an embrace, a hug. (“beh-clupping”)
It’s International Hug a Medievalist Day!
A griffin hugging a hog. The Ashmole Bestiary, England, 13th century. Bodleian Library, MS. Ashmole 1511, fol. 15v. From discarding images blog.
Don’t forget to give a medievalist some love on this special day.
frēogan, wk.v: to free, honour, love, caress, show love by actions.
It’s Hug a Medievalist Day! Learn how this special day began in 2011.