ealu

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *alu, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elut-. Cognate with Old Saxon alo- (Middle Dutch ale), Old High German al-, Old Norse ǫl (Swedish öl).

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Noun[edit]

ealu n

  1. beer, ale
    Ne he ealu ne drince næfre oððe win.
    Let him never drink beer nor wine. (Judges)

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