The first hath might and maiestie , maker of al things
¶ The first has myȝt and mageste · maker of alle thyngis
the fyrst hathe myght & mageste maker off all thyngeesG.17.191: β4 manuscripts and R share G's original reading "thing." Remaining B manuscripts share the form with plural inflexion which results from G's correction. For the G scribe's treatment of uninflected
plurals, see Introduction III.1.1.