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wite

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verb \ˈwīt\

Definition of wite

wited

;

witing

chiefly Scotland

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  blame

Origin and Etymology of wite

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


First Known Use: before 12th century


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wite

noun

Definition of wite

chiefly Scotland

  1. :  blame, responsibility

13th Century

First Known Use of wite

13th century


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