alimpan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a- +‎ limpan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ālimpan

  1. (poetic) to happen, occur, take place
    Þa him alumpen ƿæs ƿistfylle ƿen. Then the hope of a full feast came upon him. (Beowulf, ll. 733-4)

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