ge-cynde
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Adjective
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ge-cynde
adj. Add: natural, native, 1. that is in accordance with nature or the usual course of things Gecynde riht jus naturale, Wrt. Voc. ii. 49, 6. Þone deáþ þe eallum monnum gecynde is, Bt. 39, 10; F. 228, 9. Sé ús gesette ... sibbe gecynde (cf. se ilca gesette ... gecyndelice sibbe eallum his gesceaftum, Bt. 21; F. 74, 1), Met. 11, 14. 2. implanted by nature, innate, inherent Gecynde insitum , Wrt. Voc. ii. 43, 55. Wrǽnnes bið ǽlcum men gecynde, Bt. 34, 11; F. 152, 12. Salamon þeáh swýðe wel, eal swá him gecynde wæs, Wlfst. 277, 17. Him wæs gecynde hé symble wæs reád on his andwlitan cui ex conspersione semper facies rubere consueverat, Gr. D. 187, 15. Swá déð se gecynda cræft ǽlcum men agit cujusque rei natura quod proprium est, Bt. 16, 3; F. 54, 32. 3. naturally pertaining to, or associated with, proper Nis hit nó þé gecynde te þú hí áge ... ac þá heofencundan þing þé sint gecynde. Bt. 14, 1; F. 40, 33. Tól tó swelcum cræfte swelce þú cunne ðé is gecynde, and þé is riht tó habbenne, F. 42, 7. Þám treówum ðe him gecynde biþ úpheáh tó standanne. ... Hió cymþ swá úp swá hire yfemest gecynde bið she mounts as high as ever it is natural for her to go, 25; F. 88, 21-28: Met. 13, 63. 4. belonging to one by birth, descent, or inheritance Ús is from úrum ǽrestan mǽge gecynde ðæt wé ǽlc yfel on ðrió wísan ðurhtión, Past. 417, 20. Him wæs bǽm on þám leódscipe lond gecynde, B. 2197. Hé sǽde Móyses wǽre þæs Jósepes sunu; him wǽran fram hym drýcræftas gecynde (paternae scientiae haereditas), Ors. 1, 4; S. 34, 14. (4 a) native (country, language) :-- Ágen vel gecynde sprǽc idioma, proprietas linguae, Wrt. Voc. i. 55, 46. Gecynde under scada patrias sub umbras, An. Ox. 32, 4. 5. rightful (lord) Hí cwǽdon him nán leófre hláford nǽre þonne heora gecynde (-a, v.l. ) hláford, Chr. 1014; P. 145, 3. v. un-gecynde.
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