ƿann

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ƿann

  1. dark
    • Beowulf, ll. 702-3:
      Com on ƿanre niht / scriðan sceadugenga.
      The shadow-walker came slithering from the dark night.
Declension[edit]
Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative ƿanna ƿanne ƿanne ƿannan nom. ƿann ƿanne ƿann ƿanna, -e
accusative ƿannan ƿanne ƿannan acc. ƿannne ƿann ƿanne ƿanne ƿann ƿanna, -e
genitive ƿannan ƿannra, ƿannena gen. ƿannes ƿannes ƿannre ƿannra
dative ƿannan ƿannum dat. ƿannum ƿannum ƿannre ƿannum
instrumental ƿanne


Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected forms.

Verb[edit]

ƿann

  1. first-person singular preterite of ƿinnan
  2. third-person singular preterite of ƿinnan