hælu

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hailį̄, equivalent to hāl +‎ -u.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxæː.lu/, [ˈhæː.lu]

Noun[edit]

hǣlu f

  1. sound physical or spiritual health
  2. salvation, a cure, healing
  3. welfare, well-being, prosperity

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References[edit]

  • 'hǣlu' in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary
  • 'hǣlu' in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary