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ġēar, strong neuter; strong masculine. year.

These spellings occur in the Old English Aerobics texts:

 singularplural
nominative
accusativegēar ġēar
genitiveġēara
dativeġēare ġēarum
instrumentalgēare ġeare

This word occurs 30 times in the Old English Aerobics Anthology. To see a list of occurrences of ġēar in a text, click a title below. Click a line- or sentence-number to see the word in context.

Boethius on Fame

  • [41] ġēara. of years.
  • [42] ġēara. of years.
  • [44] ġēar. years.
  • [45] ġēara. of years.

Cynewulf and Cyneheard

Life of St Æthelthryth

  • [18] ġēarum. years.
  • [12] ġēare. year.
  • [5] ġēar. years.
  • [29] ġēara. years'.
  • [30] ġēara. years'.

Martyrdom of Ælfheah

  • [1] ġēare. year.
  • [5] ġēare. year.
  • [12] ġēare. year.

Ohthere and Wulfstan

Sermo Lupi ad Anglos

  • [47] ġēara. of years.
  • [20] ġēara. of years.
  • [4] ġēara. of years.

William the Conqueror

Ælfric on the Book of Job

Exercises and sample sentences

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