inlihtan

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From in- +‎ līhtan, Related to Old High German inliuhten (to enlighten, illuminate), Gothic 𐌹𐌽𐌻𐌹𐌿𐌷𐍄𐌾𐌰𐌽 (inliuhtjan, to enlighten, illuminate).

Verb[edit]

inlīhtan

  1. to illuminate, make bright, cause to shine
  2. to restore sight, give clear sight; to clear the mental sweven, to enlighten
  3. to give light to
  4. to shine

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References[edit]

  • 1916, John R. Clark, "A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary for the Use of Students", inlihtan.
  • Bosworth, J. (2010, March 21). An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online (T. N. Toller & Others, Eds.). in-lihtan. Retrieved December 2, 2011, from http://bosworth.ff.cuni.cz/020629.
  • Middle English Dictionary