eorþbeofung

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Etymology[edit]

From eorþe (earth) +‎ beofung (shaking). Related to Old Frisian erthbivinge.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈeo̯rθˌbeo̯funɡ/, [ˈeo̯rðˌbeo̯vuŋɡ]

Noun[edit]

eorþbeofung f

  1. earthquake
    Æfter þǣre eorðbeofunge man eft ġetimbrode þā burg.
    They rebuilt the town after the earthquake.

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