Hleów-feðer – shelter feather; sheltering wing.
Word of the Day: "hleów-feðer" – "a sheltering wing" (Old English, literally "shelter-feather"); an arm placed in protection around another; one who keeps another safe, who stands to windward to take the gale's force, to make a lee. pic.twitter.com/Jwz7dvOYtf
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