wolf's–head

noun

Definition of wolf's–head

  1. 1 archaic :  outlaw

  2. 2 archaic :  outlawry

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Origin and Etymology of wolf's–head

Middle English wolfesheved, from Old English wulfeshēafod, interjection used in wolf-hunting and in pursuing an outlaw, literally, head of a wolf, from wulfes (genitive of wulf wolf) + hēafod head — more at wolf, head


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