Toscead betweox fadungum "Gēolmōnaþ"

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'''Gēolmōnaþ''', ēac '''Midƿintermōnaþ''' gehāten, is se tƿelfta and endemesta [[mōnaþ]] þæs [[gēar]]es in þǣre [[Gregorisce gerīmbōc|Gregoriscan gerīmbēc]], and hæfþ 31 [[dæg|dagas]]. In [[Nīwu Englisc sprǣc|nīƿum Englisce]], brȳcþ man þæt ƿord ''December'', and hit is genumen of Lǣdenum ƿorde ''decem'' for "tīene" (fyrst ƿæs hē se tēoða mōnaþ þæs gēares, ǣr þǣm þe [[Se æfterra Gēola]] and [[Solmōnaþ]] ƿurdon ætīehte). Se [[wintersunstede|ƿintersunstede]] fielþ in Gēolmōnþe.
[[Biliþ:Simon Bening - Dezember.jpg|thumb|200 px|right|Simon Bening, ''Gēolmōnaþ'']]
On Englisce is þes mōnaþ ēac ''Ǣrra Gēola'' gehāten, for þǣm þe þā Engle þōhton, þæt hē ƿæs ān tƿǣgra mōnþa Gēoles.