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List of Old English Words in the OED/UM

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|Um||pfx||This prefix was once as common to English as it still is to German verbs and was a prefix in many ME. verbs ("ymb"; umb; umbe) meaning "around", around" "about", as umstand to stand round, guard; umbeset to beset, surround, best on every side; umbego to go around, encircle, UMBETHINK. Um is a reduced form of umb- was ad. ON, umb, corresponding to OE ymb, ymbe, prefix, ymbe prep. umbe- repr. OE. ymbe is partly an extension of umb partly a combination of um- with "be-", Latin ambi is a cognate.
 
|Um||pfx||This prefix was once as common to English as it still is to German verbs and was a prefix in many ME. verbs ("ymb"; umb; umbe) meaning "around", around" "about", as umstand to stand round, guard; umbeset to beset, surround, best on every side; umbego to go around, encircle, UMBETHINK. Um is a reduced form of umb- was ad. ON, umb, corresponding to OE ymb, ymbe, prefix, ymbe prep. umbe- repr. OE. ymbe is partly an extension of umb partly a combination of um- with "be-", Latin ambi is a cognate.
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|Umbeclead ||vb||To clothe, wrap up, swathe
 
|Umbeclead ||vb||To clothe, wrap up, swathe
 
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|Umbeclip ||vb||To surround, encircle, clutch, hug, grip around, embrace, clasp around.
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|Umbeclip ||vb||To surround, encircle, clutch, hug, grip around, embrace, clasp around.
 
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|Umbedelve ||vb||Dig around
 
|Umbedelve ||vb||Dig around
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