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wite

verb \ ˈwīt \

Definition of wite

wited; witing
transitive verb
chiefly Scotland

Origin and Etymology of wite

Middle English, from Old English wītan; akin to Old High German wīzan to blame, Old English witan to know


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wite

noun

Definition of wite

chiefly Scotland

First Known Use of wite

13th century


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