who

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  • IPA: /huː/

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who (ānfealdlic oþþe manigfealdlic, nemniendlic cāsus) Āgniendlic: whose. Forgifendlic: whom. Wrēgendlic: whom. (Nōt: man sægþ gemǣnelīce who oft on stede þæs wordes whom, hūru in gemǣnelicum wrītungum oþþe mōtungum.)

  1. (āsciendlic fornama) Hwilc man oþþe hwilca lēoda (gebrȳcod in þurhgāndum and unþurhgāndum frigungum).
    Who is that? (þurhgāndu frignung) (Hwā is þæt?)
    I don't know who it is. (unþurhgāndu frignung) (Ic nāt hwā þæt is.)
  2. (gēancierrendlic fornama) Se mann þe oþþe þā lēode þe.

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WHO

  1. Worlude Hǣlðe Samnung. Gesægd swā bōcstafas (W.H.O.), nā swā scortnes ('who')

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