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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hūdijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *kewdʰ- (conceal). Cognate with Old Frisian hēda, Middle Dutch huden. The Indo-European root is also the source of Welsh cudd, Latin custos, and Ancient Greek κεύθω (keúthō).

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VerbEdit

hȳdan

  1. (transitive) to hide or conceal, to hoard
  2. (intransitive) to hide

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  • Middle English: huden, hyden, hiden