Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of dwell.

Etymologies

From dwell +‎ -eth, the archaic third-person singular present tense suffix (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Nevertheless we, according to His promise, look for new heavens and a new earth, wherein dwelleth righteousness.

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  • Said he, “Therein dwelleth a Shaykh, Abu al-Ruwaysh hight, to whom I am greatly beholden, for that he was the means of my becoming acquainted with King Hassun.”

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • But the Persian was wroth and said, “Name not to me yonder palace; for therein dwelleth a foe, with whom there befel me somewhat whereof this is no time to tell thee.”

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • The word dwelleth in us plentifully, if mixed with faith; and Christ dwelleth in us, — he is present with us by his word.

    Sacramental Discourses

  • We look for new heavens and a new earth, wherein dwelleth righteousness.

    Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume VI (Acts to Revelation)

  • 13 Nevertheless we, according to his promise, look for new heavens and a new earth, wherein dwelleth righteousness.

    Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume VI (Acts to Revelation)

  • NOW will I return again, ere I proceed any further, for to declare to you the other ways, that draw toward Babylon, where the sultan himself dwelleth, that is at the entry of Egypt; for as much as many folk go thither first and after that to the Mount Sinai, and after return to Jerusalem, as I have said you here before.

    The Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • If we love one another, God dwelleth in us and his love is perfected in us.'

    Eboo Patel: A Muslim Looks At King

  • The woman Ipsukuk, who dwelleth in the far end of the village next she igloo of the chief, possesseth much flour and sugar, and even have my eyes told me of molasses smeared on her face.

    A HYPERBOREAN BREW

  • The woman Ipsukuk, who dwelleth in the far end of the village next the igloo of the chief, possesseth much flour and sugar, and even have my eyes told me of molasses smeared on her face.

    A HYPERBOREAN BREW

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