blee

noun

ˈblē
plural -s
1
archaic : color, hue, coloration
under a banner of mingled blee
2
archaic : complexion, coloring
used chiefly in the phrase bright of blee
three fair sisters bright of blee

Word History

Etymology

Middle English ble, bleo, from Old English blēo; akin to Old Saxon & Old Frisian blī color, Old English blīthe happy

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“Blee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blee. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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