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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

lawe (plural lawes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of law.

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

lawe (third-person singular simple present lawes, present participle lawing, simple past and past participle lawed)

  1. (transitive) To cut off the claws and balls of (e.g. a dog's forefeet).
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

AnagramsEdit


HawaiianEdit

NounEdit

lawe

  1. bearer

VerbEdit

lawe

  1. (transitive) to transport, carry, take, bring
    lawe mai – to bring
    lawe aku – to take away
  2. (stative) to become

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

lawe (plural lawes)

  1. law

DescendantsEdit