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[1854] līcað leng swā wēl. Unless wēl is a mere scribal blunder for sēl, the positive may be due to a contamination of two constructions, viz. līcað wēl, and līca*eth; leng swā sēl (bet); cp. 2423. See B.-T.: swā, iv 5; Angl. xxvii 426.

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