onliesan

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Etymology[edit]

Equivalent to on- +‎ līesan.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

onlīesan (West Saxon)

  1. (literally or figuratively) to unloose bonds
  2. to release, deliver, liberate

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Further reading[edit]

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