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ge-hámettan
p. te; pp. ed To appoint a home, domicile; dŏmum assignāre Ðæt hí hine to folcryhte gehámetten that they domicile him to folk-right, L. Ath. i. 2; Th. i. 200, 7.
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ge-hámettan
Substitute: To domicile, settle in a fixed residence and so bring within reach of the law Wé cwǽdon be þǽm hláfordleásum mannum þe man nán ryht æt begytan ne mæg, man beóde þǽre mǽgðe hí hine tó folcryhte gehámetten, and him hláford finden, Ll. Th. i. 200, 7.
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