Scield

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Gān tō: þurhfōr, sēcan
Burgweard brȳcþ scyld wiþ strǣla
Eald Astecisc oþþe Mistecisc scield

Scield is gecynd hādlīces rēafes þe mann brycþ tō forcumenne wǣpen swā sweord, earwas, and gāras. Hīe habbaþ maniga micelnessa; oftost sind hīe betweox nēan swā grēat swā þæt mann cann brūcan hine tō beorgenne ful līc and swā lȳtel swā mann cann efne brūcan hine tō beorgenne wiþ ǣlcne swenge.

Þēah hīe wǣron gemǣnran gēaro, sind hīe gīet tōdæg gebrocen; tō bȳsne, burgweardas oft brūcaþ hīe þǣr hīe tōbrecen bearhtmas.

Mann cann hīe fram manigum andweorcum macian: fram holte, fram blōman, fram nīwclǣge, and swā forþ.