beclysan

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Etymology[edit]

From be- +‎ clȳsan.

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  • IPA(key): /beˈklyː.sɑn/, [beˈklyː.zɑn]

Verb[edit]

beclȳsan

  1. to close, shut
    Hwȳ beclȳst þū þīn ēagan þonne þū mē cyst?
    Why do you close your eyes when you kiss me?
    Cum inn and beclȳs þā duru.
    Get inside and shut the door.
  2. to enclose, shut in

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