befōran-cweðan

befōran-cweðan, wk.v: to foretell. (beh-VOR-on-KWAY-thon)

This week’s Wordhord Wednesday post is on laughter. Read it on Patreon.

Sibylla Phrygia, who foretold Christ’s crucifixion. Sibyllae et prophetae de Christo Salvatore vaticinantes (The Sibyls and Prophets Foretelling Christ the Saviour). France (Tours), 1490-1500. Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, BSB Cod.icon. 414, f. 12v.
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