tungolcræft

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

tungol (planet, star, constellation) + cræft (craft, skill). Related to tungolæ (astronomy), tungolcræftwíse (astronomy), and tungolgescead (astrology).

NounEdit

tungolcræft m (nominative plural tungolcræftas)

  1. starcraft, astronomy, astrology
    Hí hí on tungolcræfte (astronomiae) lǽrdan.
    Wé rǽdaþ on tungelcræfte, ðæt seó sunne biþ hwíltídum þurh ðæs mónelícan trendles underscyte áðýstrod.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • tungol - planet
  • cræft - craft, skill
  • tungolæ - astronomy
  • tungolcræftwíse - astronomy
  • tungolgescead - astrology
  • steorgléaw - star-wise

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: tungolcraft

ReferencesEdit

  • 1916, John R. Clark, "A Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary for the Use of Students", tungolcræft.
  • Bosworth, J. (2010, March 21). An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online (T. N. Toller & Others, Eds.). Tungol-cræft. Retrieved September 11, 2011, from http://bosworth.ff.cuni.cz/031145
Last modified on 25 August 2013, at 12:16