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defe Explained

defe at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: head » arn|noun|using Unified Alphabet
  • debt

  • Old English


    Inter: ang-adj » head=dēfe
  • suitable, befitting, proper, meek, gentle, kind


    Inter: head » ang|adverb|head=dēfe

  • kindly

    Related terms

    * dafen — fit, becoming, proper, suitable, right, convenient

    Derived terms

    * dēfelic — fit, becoming, proper
    • dēfelīce — fit, becoming, properly
    • dēfnes f.— mildness, gentleness


      * 1916, John R. Clark, "A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary for the Use of Students", defe, et al.
    • Bosworth, J. (2010, March 21). An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online (T. N. Toller & Others, Eds.), defe.

    Translation: mg » defe
    Translation: wo » defe