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  • adj. Eye dialect spelling of fourth.
  • adv. Obsolete spelling of forth.

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Examples

  • For in Rome the name of Caratacus was much spoken of, insomuch that the emperour whilest he went about to preferre his owne honour, aduanced the glorie of him also that was vanquished: for the people were called foorth as vnto some great notable sight or spectacle.

    Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (4 of 8) The Fovrth Booke Of The Historie Of England

  • The king by such tokens as the empresse gaue him, tooke hir words to be true, and therevpon all his malice was streightwaies quenched: so that calling foorth the archbishop of Canturburie, he vttered to him the whole matter, and tooke therewith such direction, in sending to his aduersaries for auoiding battell at that present, that immediatlie the armies on both sides wrapped vp their ensignes, and euery man was commanded to k√©epe the peace, that a communication might be had about the conclusion of some pacification, which afterwards ensued in maner aboue mentioned.

    Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (4 of 12) Stephan Earle Of Bullongne

  • When Beline had thus expelled his brother, and was alone possessed of all the land of Britaine, he first confirmed the lawes made by his father: and for so much as the foure waies begun by his father were not brought to perfection, he therefore caused workmen to be called foorth and assembled, whom he set in hand to paue the said waies with stone, for the better passage and ease of all that should trauell through the countries from place to place, as occasion should require.

    Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (3 of 8)

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  • Moreouer, the Citizens of Kiow hauing intelligence of our approach, came foorth all of them to meet vs, with great ioy.

    The long and wonderful voyage of Frier Iohn de Plano Carpini

  • Whereupon their citie was not destroyed, but they slue manie of them and others they carried away captiue, and taking spoyles, they filled the citie with other inhabitants, and so marched foorth against the citie of Orna.

    The long and wonderful voyage of Frier Iohn de Plano Carpini

  • Also, when the Mongals had fought a long time and could not preuale by warre, they made a great trench vnderneath the ground from the armie vnto the middest of the citie, and there issuing foorth they fought against the citizens, and the remnant also without the walles fought in like manner.

    The long and wonderful voyage of Frier Iohn de Plano Carpini

  • We therefore by the commaundement of the sea apostolique setting foorth towards the nations of the East, chose first to trauel vnto the Tartars, because we feared that there might be great danger imminent vpon the Church of God next vnto them, by their inuasions.

    The long and wonderful voyage of Frier Iohn de Plano Carpini

  • But the citizens of Sarguit hearing this, came foorth to meete them, yeelding themselues vnto them of their owne accord.

    The long and wonderful voyage of Frier Iohn de Plano Carpini

  • Which the King of that countrey hearing (who is commonly called Presbiter Iohn) gathered his souldiers together, and came foorth against them.

    The long and wonderful voyage of Frier Iohn de Plano Carpini

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