from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • See lends.


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  • lendes and lenden are plurals of lende.

    Before it was "gird your loins" it was "gird the lendes"!

    Byspels: Tak we þe armor of God..gird þe lendis in trowþ.

    October 19, 2011

  • girden (up) lendes - to wrap (one's, someone's) loins; cover (one's) nakedness; fig. gird (one's) loins, prepare, get ready.

    October 19, 2011