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Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *gaupaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ġēap

  1. crooked, bent, curved
    Geap stæf.
    A crooked staff.
  2. symbolically crooked; devious, cunning
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *gap-.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ġeap

  1. broad, open, spacious
    Gim sceal on hringe standan, steap and geap
    A gem shall stand out on a ring, high and broad.
    (Maxims II)

NounEdit

ġeap f (nominative plural ġeapa)

  1. An expanse, room, or space
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