Vocabulary Words for Chapter 1

Note: Learn these words in addition to memorizing the personal pronouns


Nouns
gryþ: quarter (accusative)

heofonas: the heavens (plural of heofon; accusative)

ise: ice (dative)

kyng: king (nominative)

mann: man (nominative)

Olafe: proper name Olaf (dative)

 

Verbs
astah: ascended (past 1st and 3rd person singular of astigan)

comon: came (past plural of cuman)

feoll: fell (past 1st and 3rd person singular of (ge)feallan)

geaf: gave (past 1st and 3rd singular of giefan)

gebete: repented (past 1st and 3rd singular of (ge)betan)

slæpð: sleeps (present 1st and 3rd singular of slæpan)


Adverbs

eft: afterwards

næfre: never

þider: thither

 

Prepositions
on: on, into

Conjunctions
and: and

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