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dóchtor a daughter, Ælfc. Gl. 91; Som. 75, 22; Wrt. Voc. 51, 66. v. dóhtor.

doefe perfect, Mt. Kmbl. Rush. 19, 21. v. défe.

doeg a day, Mt. Kmbl. Lind. 27, 62. v. dæg.

doema a judge, Mt. Kmbl. Lind. 5, 25. v. déma.

doeman to judge, Mt. Kmbl. Lind. 7, 1. v. déman.

dóende doing, Ps. Spl. 102, 6, = dónde; part, of dón.

dóere, es; m. A doer, worker; op&i-short;fex :-- Dóere, ðæt is Gást se hálga op&i-short;fex, id est Sp&i-long;r&i-short;tus sanctus, Rtl. 198, 13.

doeþ-bérnis, -niss a pestilence, Lk. Skt. Rush. 21, 11. v. deáþ-bérnis.

dofen dived, dipped; mersus, immersus; pp. of dúfan.

Dofere, Dofre, an; f. [Hunt. Douere, Doure: Sim. Dun. Kni. Dovere: Houd. Dowere: Brom. Dover: Thorn. Dovore: Wel. dwfr water] DOVER; Dubris, Dofris, is; f :-- His men cóman to Doferan his men came to Dover, Chr. 1050; Th. 313, 20, col. 2: 1051; Th. 317, 25, col. 2. On ðam ylcan geáre com Eustatius up æt Doferan in the same year Eustace landed at Dover, 1052; Th. 312, 26, col. 2: 1095; Th. 361, 21. He to Dofran gewende he went to Dover, 1048; Th. 313, 32, 34, 35, Col. 1; 315, 18, col. 1: 1052; Th. 319, 26, col. 1.

dofung, e; f. Dotage; deliramentum :-- Dofunga deliramenta, Cot. 69: Mone B. 1621: 4192. Dofunga ins&i-short;dias, Mone B. 2721.

dóger a day; dies :-- Dógera of days, Bd. 4, 3; 569, 4. v. dógor.

dógian; p. ode; pp. od To bear, suffer; pati?-Ic dógode I suffred, Exon. l00 b; Th. 380, 17; Rä. 1, 9.

DÓGOR, dóger, es; m. n. A day; dies :-- Ymb ántíd óðres dógores about the first hour of the second day, Beo. Th. 444; B. 219: 1215; B. 605. He to ðam ýtemæstan dógore becom he came to his last day, Bd. 4, 8; S. 575, 30, 39. Ðys dógor ðú geþyld hafa weána gehwylces do thou have patience this day for every woe, Beo. Th. 2794; B. 1395. Ðý dógore in that day, 3599; B. 1797: Judth. 9; Thw. 21, l0; Jud. 12. Uferan dógore at a later day, Past. 38, 8; Hat. MS. 52 b, 7: Ors. 4, 5; Bos. 82, 15. Dógor beóþ mín forþscriðen my days will be departed, Exon. 48 a; Th. 164, 14; Gú. 1011. He dógora gehwám dreám gehýrde hlúdne in healle he heard loud merriment each day in the hall, Beo. Th. 176; B. 88: Bt. Met. Fox 13, 42; Met. 13, 21: 22, 122; Met. 22, 61. His dógora wæs rím aurnen the number of his days was run out, Cd. 79; Th. 98, 5; Gen. 1625: 119; Th. 155, 12; Gen. 2571. Emb ahta dógera rímes after the number of eight days, Menol. Fox 189; Men. 96. He wæs his ðara nýhstana dógera gemyndig he was mindful of his last days, Bd. 4, 3; S. 569, 4. His forgifnesse gumum to helpe dæ-acute;leþ dógra gehwám Dryhten weoroda the Lord of hosts dealeth his forgiveness each day in help to men, Exon. 14 a; Th. 27, 9; Cri. 428: 33 a; Th. 105, 23; Gú. 27: Beo. Th. 2184; B. l090. Ic mána fela æfter dógrum dyde I did many evils during my days, Hy. 4, 51; Hy. Grn. ii. 284, 51. Þrió dógor for the space of three days; triduo, Mt. Kmbl. Lind. 15, 32. Uferan dógrum in later days, Beo. Th. 4407; B. 2200. [Icel. dægr, dœgr, n. a day: Goth. -dogs; adj. in ahtau-dogs on the eighth, day; fidur-dogs on the fourth day.] DER. dógor-gerím, -rím: ende-dógor. v. dæg.

dógor-gerím, es; n. [gerím a number] Number of days, allotted time of life; di&e-long;rum num&e-short;rus, vitæ sp&a-short;tium :-- Wæs eall sceacen dógorgerímes all the number of his days was departed, Beo. Th. 5449; B. 2728. Næ-acute;fre he sóþra swá feala wundra gefremede dógorgerímum he could never have performed so many true miracles during his life, Elen. Kmbl. 1556; El. 780.

dógor-rím, es; n. [rím a number] Number of days, time of life; di&e-long;rum num&e-short;rus, vitæ sp&a-short;tium :-- Óþ-ðæt ende cymeþ dógorrímes till the end of the number of days cometh, Exon. 62 b; Th. 231, 6; Ph. 485. Náne forlét deáþ dógorríme death lets none escape after a number of days, Bt. Met. Fox 10, 133; Met. 10, 67. Is ðes þroht to ðæs heard dógorrímum this suffering is so hard in the days of my life, Elen. Kmbl. 1406; El. 705.

dóh dough, Lchdm. iii. 88, 17. v. dáh.

dóhtar a daughter, Th. Diplm. A. D. 830; 466, 4. v. dóhtor.

dohte benefited, Chr. 1006; Erl. 140, 13: dohtest shouldst benefit, Deut. 15, 11; p. of dugan.

dóhter a daughter :-- Lothes dóhter Lot's daughter, Cd. 123; Th. 157, 22; Gen. 2610. v. dóhtor.

dohtig; def. se dohtiga; adj. [dohte, p. of dugan to avail] DOUGHTY, valiant, good; fortis, val&i-short;dus, probus :-- Forþférde Hacun, se dohtiga eorl, on sæ-acute; Hakon, the doughty earl, died at sea, Chr. 1030: Erl. 162, 40. Ðyssa þinga is gecnæ-acute;we æ-acute;lc dohtig man on Cent [MS. Kænt] and on Súþ-Seaxum [MS. -Sexan] every good man in Kent and in Sussex is cognizant of these things, Th. Diplm. A.D. 1016-1020; 313, 19. v. dyhtig.

dohton benefited, were honest, Bt. 18, 3; Fox 64, 37; p. pl. of dugan.

DÓHTOR, dóhtur, dóhter; indecl. in sing. but the dat. déhter is found: pl. nom. acc. dóhtor, dóhtra, dóhtru, dóhter; gen. dóhtra; dat. instr. dóhtrum; f. A DAUGHTER; f&i-long;lia :-- Mín dóhtor is deád f&i-long;lia mea d&e-long;functa est, Mt. Bos. 9, 18. Gelýf, dóhtor confide, f&i-long;lia, 9, 22. Ðú fram mínre dóhtor onwóce thou from my daughter wast born, Cd. 223; Th. 292, 11; Sat. 439. Ðá wæs ellen-wód fæder wið déhter then was the father furious with his daughter, Exon. 67 b; Th. 251, 7; Jul. 141: Gen. 29, 18: Mk. Bos. 7, 26, 29: Homl. Th. ii. 26, 33. Ðæm forgeaf Hréðel ángan dóhtor to whom Hrethel gave his only daughter, Beo. Th. 755; B. 375, Cynincga dóhtor regum f&i-long;liæ, Ps. Th. 44, 10. Fægnigan dóhtra exultent f&i-long;liæ, Ps. Spl. 47, 10: Ps. Th. 44, 14. Heora dóhtru eorum f&i-long;liæ, 143, 15. Ðæt ðú me bereáfodest ðínra dóhtra ne violenter auferres f&i-long;lias tuas, Gen. 31, 31. Fyllaþ eorþan sunum and dóhtrum fill the earth with sons and daughters, Cd. 10; Th. 13, 5; Gen. 198. Ðú scealt cennan sunu and dóhtor thou shalt bring forth sons and daughters, 43; Th. 57, 7; Gen. 924. Suna and dóhter f&i-long;lios et f&i-long;lias, Ps. Th. 105, 27. [Wyc. dou&yogh;tir: Piers P. doughtres, pl: Chauc. doughter, doughtre: R. Brun. doughter: R. Glouc. dogtren, pl: Laym. dohter, douter, do&yogh;ter: Orm. dohhterr: Plat. dogter, dochter, f: O. Sax. dohter, dohtor, dohter, f: Frs. dochter, doayter: O. Frs. dochter, f: Dut. dochter, f: Ger. tochter, f: M. H. Ger. tohter, f: O. H. Ger. tohtar, f: Goth. dauhtar, f: Dan. datter, f: Swed. dotter, f: Icel. dóttir, f: Grk. θυγ&alpha-tonos;τηρ, f: Lith. dukte: Zend dughdhar: Sansk. duhitri, f. a daughter, properly a milkmaid, from duh to milk.] DER. steóp-dóhtor.

dóhtur a daughter :-- Ðære Herodiadiscean dóhtur Herodi&a-short;dis f&i-long;lia, Mt. Bos. 14, 6. v. dóhtor.

DOL; def. se dola, seó, ðæt dole; adj. DULL, foolish, erring, heretical; st&o-short;l&i-short;dus, stultus, hær&e-short;t&i-short;cus = α&iota-tonos;ρετικ&omicron-tonos;s :-- Dol biþ se ðe him his Dryhten ne ondræ-acute;deþ foolish is he who dreads not his Lord, Exon. 83 a; Th. 312, 7; Seef. 106: 89 a; Th. 335, 17; Gn. Ex. 35: Salm. Kmbl. 447; Sal. 224. Ge weorþmyndu in dolum dreáme Dryhtne gieldaþ ye pay reverence to the Lord in foolish joy, Exon. 39 a; Th. 130, 8; Gú. 435. Óþ hie to dole wurdon until they became foolish, Cd. 18; Th. 22, 14; Gen. 340. Ne ondræ-acute;daþ ða dolan the foolish are not afraid, Past. 7, 2; Hat. MS. 12 a, 25. Ða dolan ræ-acute;das st&o-short;l&i-short;da consulta, Cot. 189. Ic dole hwette I excite the dull, Exon. 103 b; Th. 393, 1; Rä. 12, 3: 107 b; Th. 410, 16; Rä. 28, 17: Ps. Th. 118, 126. [Chauc. dul: Orm. dill sluggish: Plat. dul mad: O. Sax. dol stultus: Frs. dol, mad: Dut. dol ins&a-long;nus: Ger. toll mad: M. H. Ger. tol, dol mad: O. H. Ger. tol stultus: Goth. dwals: Icel. dulr silent, close.]

dolc a buckle, Wrt. Voc. 74, 59. v. dalc.

dolc-swaðu scars, Ps. Lamb. 37, 6, = dolh-swaðu; pl. nom. of dolh-swæþ.

dolfen dug; pp. of delfan. v. a-dolfen.

dolg a wound, scar, L. M. 1, 45; Lchdm. ii. 114, 1: Exon. 24 a; Th. 68, 24; Cri. 1108. v. dolh.

dolg-ben, -benn, e; f. [ben a wound] A wound; vulnus :-- Dolgbennum þurhdrifen pierced through with wounds, Andr. Kmbl. 2793; An. 1399.

dolg-bót compensation for a wound, L. Alf. pol. 23; Th. i. 78, 7. v. dolh-bót.

dolgian; p. ode; pp. od [dolg = dolh a wound] To wound; vuln&e-long;r&a-long;re :-- Dolgdon, p. pl. Exon. 114 b; Th. 441, 2; Rä. 60, 11. DER. ge-dolgian.

dol-gilp, es; m. [dol foolish; gilp pride, haughtiness] Foolish pride, vain-glory; vana gl&o-long;ria :-- Git wada cunnedon for dolgilpe ye both made trial of the fords for foolish vaunt, Beo. Th. 1022; B. 509.

dolg-rune pellitory, L. M. 1, 25; Lchdm. ii. 66, 16. v. dolh-rune.

dolg-sealf a wound salve, poultice for a wound, L. M. cont. 1, 38; Lchdm. ii. 8, 26, 29. v. dolh-sealf.

dolg-slege, es; m. [slege a blow] A wounding blow; vuln&e-short;rans ictus :-- Þurh dolgslege through a wounding blow, Andr. Kmbl. 2948; An. 1477. Ðeáh he sáres swá feala deópum dolgslegum dreógan sceolde although he must suffer so much pain through deep wounding blows; 2489; An. 1246.

DOLH, dolg, es; n. A wound, scar of a wound, cut, gash, sore; vulnus, cicatrix, ulcus :-- Cnua gréne betonican and lege on ðæt dolh gelóme, óþ-ðæt ðæt dolh [sý] gebátod pound green betony and lay it on the wound frequently, until the wound is bettered, L. M. 3, 33; Lchdm. ii. 328, 2, 3: 1, 38; Lchdm. ii. 96, 9, 15, 16: 1, 72; Lchdm. ii. 148, 21. Gyf yfele dolh oððe wunda on heáfde sýn, genim ðas ylcan wyrte if evil cuts or wounds be on the head, take this same herb, Herb. 122, 2; Lchdm. i. 234, 15. Me ecga dolg eácen weorþaþ to me the edges' sores become increased, Exon. 102 b; Th. 388, 25; Rä. 6, 13. Deópra dolga of deep gashes, 114 a; Th. 438, 7; Rä. 57, 4. To deópum dolgum for deep wounds, L. M. 1, 45; Lchdm. ii. 114, 1. Wið ða sweartan dolh, genim ðas ylcan wyrte for black scars, take this same herb, Herb. 10, 3; Lchdm. i. 100, 23: Homl. Blick. 91, 1. Ðám biþ grorne dolg sceáwian it shall be sad to them to behold the scars. Exon. 25 b; Th. 74, 16; Cri. 1207: 24 a; Th. 68, 24; Cri. 1108. Blód-dolh a blood-letting wound, L. M. 1, 72; Lchdm. ii. 148, 12, 15. [Frs. dolge vulnus: O. Frs. dolch, dulg, dolech, dulich, n. vulnus: O. H. Ger. tolg, n. vulnus: Goth. dulgs, m. culpa Icel. dólg, n. direful enmity.] DER. feorh-dolh, heoru-, seono-, syn-.