asecan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *uzsōkijaną, equivalent to ā- +‎ sēċan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑːˈseː.t͡ʃɑn/

Verb[edit]

āsēċan

  1. to search or seek out, seek for, require, demand
  2. to seek, go to, explore; seek through, search through

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: asechen

References[edit]

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