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faran, class 6 strong verb. travel; go.

These spellings occur in the Old English Aerobics texts:

 singularplural
infinitivefaran
inflected infinitivetō farenne
present indicative1faraþ
2
3færð
past indicative1fōron
2
3fōr
imperativefarað

This word occurs 31 times in the Old English Aerobics Anthology. To see a list of occurrences of faran in a text, click a title below. Click a line- or sentence-number to see the word in context.

Beowulf

  • 267. fōr. went.
  • 1805. tō farenne. travel, go.
  • 1895. fōron. traveled.
  • 1908. fōr. traveled.
  • 2551. faran.
  • 2915. faran. travel.
  • 2945. faran. travel.

Battle of Maldon

  • 88 faran. travel, go.
  • 156 faran. travel.

Boethius on Fame

  • [61] færð. travels, goes.

Husband's Message

  • 43 faran. travel.

Judith

  • 202 fōron. traveled.
  • 297 fōr. traveled.

Ohthere and Wulfstan

  • [18] fōr. traveled.
  • [13] fōr. traveled.
  • [7] fōr. traveled.
  • [6] faraþ. travel.
  • [5] fōr. traveled.

William the Conqueror

Ælfric on the Book of Job

  • [91] farað. travel, go.
  • [20] færð. travels, goes.
  • [20] færð. travels, goes.

Exercises and sample sentences

  • faran. go.
  • faran. go.
  • faran. travel.
  • faran. go.
  • fōr. traveled, went.
  • fōron. traveled, went.
  • faran. travel, go.
  • fōr. traveled.