hlinian

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *hlinēn, from Proto-Germanic *hlināną, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱley-.

VerbEdit

hlinian

  1. to lean, bend, lie down, recline, rest

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: leonien, lenen

ReferencesEdit

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