lybb

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *lubją (herb, poison, love potion). Akin to Old High German luppi, Old Norse lyf.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lybb n (nominative plural lybb)

  1. drug, medicine
  2. poison
  3. charm

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: libbe
    • Scots: lib
    • English: lib (dialectal)