ellen (adj.)

adjective, , , 5 occ.

Type: plant-related

Last Update: 05.09.2009 13:24

Reference Last Update: 29.11.2019 11:00

Meaning Last Update: 20.11.2008 08:38

  • A: plant-related
    -, elder, from ~, Holunder, aus ~
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Occurrences Last Update: 05.09.2009 13:23

  • Ch 1585 (Birch 672), 6 USQUE LE ellerne stubbe
  • Ch 466 (Birch 752) (B15.8.158), 3 on þer ellene stub
  • Ch 513 (Birch 817) (B15.8.196), 16 to þan ellene bem
  • Ch 793 (Birch 1291) (B15.8.405), 4 on þe ellene stubbis
  • LB, 32/12[1] asg ellenne
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Research Literature

BW I: Bierbaumer, Peter. Der botanische Wortschatz des Altenglischen. Grazer Beiträge zur Englischen Philologie 1. Bern, Frankfurt am Main: Lang, 1975.
DOE: Cameron, Angus, Ashley Crandell Amos, Antonette di Paolo Healey, et al. (eds.). Dictionary of Old English (A to G). CD-Rom. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies for the Dictionary of Old English Project, 2008.
LB: Cockayne, Oswald Thomas (ed.). "Leech Book." In: Leechdoms, Wortcunning and Starcraft of Early England. Being a Collection of Documents, for the Most Part never before Printed, Illustrating the History of Sience in this Country before the Norman Conquest. Vol. 2. Rev. Ed. by Charles Singer. London: Longman [et. al.], 1961. 1-360.
LB: Leonhardi, Günther. Kleinere angelsächsische Denkmäler I. Bibliothek der ags. Prosa VI. Hamburg: Grand, 1905.
Birch, Walter De Gray. Cartularium Saxonicum. 3 vols. Repr. New York and London 1964. New York, N.Y.: Johnson, 1964.
Deegan, Marilyn. A Critical Edition of MS. B.L. Royal 12.D.XVII: Bald's 'Leechbook'. Diss. Univ. of Manchester. 1988.
Hankins, Freda Richards. Bald's 'Leechbook' Reconsidered. Diss. Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 1993.
MS London, British Library, Royal 12 D.xvii.
Sawyer, Peter Hayes. Anglo-Saxon Charters. Guides and handbooks / Royal Historical Society ; 8. London: Royal Historical Society, 1968.
Wright, Cyril E. (ed.). Bald's Leechbook. Early English manuscripts in facsimile. 5. Kopenhagen: Rosenkilde & Bagger, 1955.

Cont.: genim [...] hæslenne sticcan oþþe ellenne.