kithe

verb
\ ˈkīt͟h How to pronounce kithe (audio) \
variants: or
kithed or kythed; kithing or kything

Definition of kithe

transitive verb

chiefly Scotland : to make known

intransitive verb

chiefly Scotland : to become known

First Known Use of kithe

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

History and Etymology for kithe

Middle English, from Old English cȳthan, from cūth

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“Kithe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kithe. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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