wealcian

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *welk-, from Proto-Indo-European *wel- (to bend, turn, roll, twist). Akin to Old High German walchan (to beat, to full) (German walken (to full)), Middle Dutch walken (to press, knead, full), Icelandic vælka (to stamp, roll), Danish valke (to full).

Verb[edit]

wealcian

  1. (transitive) to roll up, curl, twist
  2. (transitive) to wrinkle

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