Definition of Hanselled

1. Verb. (past of hansel) ¹



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Definition of Hanselled

1. hansel [v] - See also: hansel

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hanselled

hanksite
hanky
hanky panky
hanmun
hannayite
hannebachite
hansa
hansas
hanse
hanseatic
hansel
hanseled
hanselines
hanseling
hanselled (current term)
hanselling
hansels
hansen disease
hansenula
hanses
hanshaw
hansom
hansom cab
hansoms
hant
hantaan virus
hantavirus
hantavirus infections
hantavirus pulmonary syndrome

Literary usage of Hanselled

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1. The Church History of Britain, from the Birth of Jesus Christ Until the Year by Thomas Fuller (1837)
"Query, on whom the Law was first hanselled. A loud parliament is always attended with a silent Convocation ; as here it came to pass. ..."

2. Sophocles: The Plays and Fragments with Critical Notes, Commentary, and by Sophocles (1913)
"... of weapons most accursed, Deep under earth, consigned to Night and Hell, Where never eye of man may see it more ; For since the day I hanselled it, ..."

3. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1855)
"... of Proverbs: “ He that invented the Maiden first hanselled it.” Such, however, is not the fact, as I learn from an interesting paper on “ The Maiden, ..."

4. Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy by Edward Burnett Tylor (1874)
"... a lamb walled in under the altar in Denmark to make the church stand fast, and the churchyard in like manner hanselled by burying a live horse first. ..."

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