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Old English Practice

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thjodisland's version from 2017-09-22 20:46

Section 1

Question Answer
Saga hwæt ic hatteSay what I am called
treow loyalty
on eorle in an Earl
on were in a man
beon to be
wesan to be
gewunian to remain or to dwell
motis allowed
wile will, wants
mægcan
memorize

Section 2

Question Answer
cyðan to proclaim
gretan to greet
niman to take
scinanto shine
standanto stand
wyrcean, wyrcanto work
styntto stand (in the present tense)
healdan to hold
dælanto share
feran to travel, to go
biddan to pray
bringan to bring
memorize

Section 3

Question Answer
Fyrdarmy
ætsomnetogether
getrumtroop
tirfæstraof the glorious
tirglory
wuduwood
foldeearth
eorþeearth
blædumwith fruits
blowanflourish
beorh, beorghill, mountain
grenegreen
on heofenumin the heavens
dædaof deeds
demendjudge
memorize

Section 4

Question Answer
heallhall
on healle in a hall
beagring
beagasrings
dælanto share out
berabear
on hæðeon the heath
ealdold
egesfullterrible
eariver
dunmountain
of dunefrom the hill
flod-grægflood grey
beag-gifaring giver
memorize

Section 5

Question Answer
Rædadvice or cousel
æþelnoble
lærdeinstructed
manudeadmonished
halgan holy
rihtright
soðshould
eadblessed
weardguardian
ælfsupernatural, elf
leofdear
garspear
heahhigh
ricpowerful
sigevictory
stigeto climb
stan stone
winefriend
beorhtbright
wigbattle
wulfwolf
osgod
wynjoy
flædbeauty
gifugift
þryþpower
gyðbattle
memorize

Section 6

Question Answer
healdanrule
cynnkindred
on glofeon the glove
tunenclosure, fence, farm, estate
Ceastercity
burhtown
geseahsaw
ic eom i am
maremore
þonne than
þesthis
middangeardmiddle earth
læsseless
leohtrelighter
monamoon
swiftreswifter, faster
sonnesun
ealleall
sæsseas
foldan earth
bearm lap, bosom
wong-asfields, plains
wuldres eþelland of glory
wuldorglory
eþelhomeland
engla eardregion of angels
ic hrinei touch
ic hattei am called
underhnigesink under
hnigesink
oferstigeclimb over
gefyllefill
fæðmembrace
gesceaftcreation
wihtcreature
memorize

Section 7

Question Answer
gesawonwe saw
swefndream
secgaþ metell me
blodigbloody
grædiggreedy
memorize

Section 8

Question Answer
ic eom i am
þu eartyou are
he, heo, hit isHe, she, It is
we, ge, git, hi sindwe, they all, you (both),are
garsecgocean
memorize

Section 9