EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

See lithe.

AdjectiveEdit

lythe (comparative more lythe, superlative most lythe)

  1. (obsolete) soft; flexible
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Edmund Spenser to this entry?)

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

lythe (plural lythes)

  1. (Scotland) A fish, the European pollock.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for lythe in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English lēoht (light, daylight; power of vision; luminary; world), from Proto-Germanic *leuhtą (light), from Proto-Indo-European *lewktom, from the root *lewk- (light).

NounEdit

lythe (plural lythes)

  1. Alternative form of light

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Etymology 2Edit

From Old English liþ (limb, member, joint, point).

NounEdit

lythe (plural lythes)

  1. Alternative form of lyth

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