syferness

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From sȳfre +‎ -ness.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsyː.fer.ness/, [ˈsyː.ver.nes]

NounEdit

sȳferness f

  1. sobriety, moderation, temperance
  2. abstinence, purity

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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