Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A Middle English form of mirth.
  • noun Murder; slaughter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Obs. or Prov. Eng. Plenty; abundance.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun UK plenty; abundance

Etymologies

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Uncertain.

Examples

  • 19 In the thretening is to be fcrtrrwhat he mcancth by thiSjWhen he fayth, that he will vifitc the iniquity of the fathers vpon the chil - dren vnto the third and murth generation.

    The institution of christian religion

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