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1. hā̆m-burwe v.

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To put on a horse collar.

2. hōm n.

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(a) A residence, dwelling, house, palace; also fig.; hous and hom, house and home; (b) a shelter for hogs, a pen; (c) the zodiacal sign as the seat of a planet; also, the abode of the planets and…

3. hōm-cǒme n.

Additional spellings: homcome
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Homecoming; return.

4. ham(me n.(2)

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(a) A plot of enclosed ground, a meadow, a water meadow; (b) in place names and local surnames [see Smith PNElem. 1.229-231].

5. berw-hā̆m n.

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A horse collar.

6. hōm adv.

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(a) Homeward, toward home; back (to one's lodgings), home (to one's father); (b) haven fer hom, to have a long way to go home, be far from home; helpen hom, help (sb.) to reach home; longen hom, long…

7. hamme n.(1)

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That part of the human leg which is behind the knee; also, the hock of a quadruped [quot.: ?c1475]; with hammen ifalden, kneeling.

8. innōm n.

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(a) An enclosure made from common or waste land; cp. inhok; (b) in place names [see Smith PNElem. 1.303].

9. hā̆m-sọ̄̆kne n.

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Law (a) The crime of assaulting a person in his own house or dwelling place, or of forceful entry therein; (b) the right to try such offenses, and to levy and collect the fines imposed; also, a fine…

10. hōm-wā̆rdes adv.

Additional spellings: homwardes
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(a) Towards one's home; (b) for returning home.

11. hẹ̄me adj.

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Fitting, suitable; heme wel, well-fitting.

12. hōm-stal n.

Additional spellings: homstal
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A homestead; also, in place names [see Smith PNElem. 1.231].

13. hā̆m-fāre n.

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Law = hamsokne.

14. hauberk n.

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(a) A coat of mail; also, plate armor or a coat of mail reinforced with plates; -- sometimes used interchangeably with habergeoun; (b) chain mail worn over a hair shirt as a form of penance; (c) fig.