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  • venison: deer → St Patrick was transformed into a deer to protect him from the wrath of the High King Laoghaire when he lit the Paschal Fire on the Hill of Tara
    • Deer perhaps points to stag; terms for various kinds of deer are found throughout the text, including doe and pricket. Thursday, "Thor's Day" or the day of thunder, in German is Donnerstag.
  • veni: (Latin) 1. I came; 2. come! (imperative, singular)
  • venissoon after: very soon after
  • After: (German) anus; ass, buttocks