acwinan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ā- +‎ *cwinan, the latter from Proto-Germanic *kwīnaną (to expire, wither).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ācwīnan

  1. to dwindle, waste away

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • a-cwínan in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary