snytro-hūs, n.n: the house of wisdom.
offrung-spic, n.n: sacrificial bacon, bacon offered to idols.
micel-dōend, adj: doing great things.
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mægen-wudu, m.n: mighty spear.
Image: Norman cavalry attacks the Anglo-Saxon shield wall at the Battle of Hastings as depicted in the Bayeux Tapestry. The lances are held with a one-handed over-the-head grip. Both lance and pike are variations of the spear. From a History Today blog post about the lance.
nos-þyrel, n.n: nostril.
ælf-scīnu, adj: elf-shining, i.e. with the shining beauty of an elf; elf-bright, of elfin beauty.
mōd-cræftig, adj: possessing mental power, intelligent, skilled; ‘mind-crafty’.