Middle English, from Old English wītan; akin to Old High German wīzan to blame, Old English witan to know
before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above
13th century, in the meaning defined above
“Wite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wite. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.
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