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æðel, adjective. noble; excellent.

These spellings occur in the Old English Aerobics texts:

 Strong
 masculineneuterfeminine
singularnominativeæþelu
accusative
genitive
dative
instrumental
pluralnominative
accusativeæþele
genitive
dative

 Weak
 masculineneuterfeminine
singularnominativeæðele æðela æðele
accusativeæþelan
genitiveæðelan
dative
instrumental
pluralnominative
accusative
genitive
dative

This word occurs 9 times in the Old English Aerobics Anthology. To see a list of occurrences of æðel in a text, click a title below. Click a line- or sentence-number to see the word in context.

Battle of Maldon

  • 151 æþelan. noble.
  • 280 æþele. noble.

Boethius on Fame

  • [70] æðele. noble.

Judith

  • 176 æðele. noble.
  • 256 æðele. noble.

Ohthere and Wulfstan

  • [18] æþele. excellent.

Exercises and sample sentences

  • æðelan. noble.
  • æðela. noble.
  • æþelu. noble.