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See also -lith, and lith-

English[]

Alternative forms[]

  • lythe (15th century)

Etymology[]

Old English liþ, from Proto-Germanic *liþuz. Cognate with Dutch lid, Swedish led.

Pronunciation[]

Noun[]

Singular
Lith

Plural
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Lith ({{{1}}})

  1. (obsolete) A limb.
  2. (obsolete) A joint; usually in phrases lith and limb, out of lith.
    • 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur, Book IV:
      there the ladyes hors stumbled and threwe her doun that her arme was sore brysed and nere she swouned for payne. Allas syr sayd the lady myn arme is out of lythe wher thorow I must nedes reste me [...].
  3. Template:Scotland A segment of an orange, or similar fruit.

Anagrams[]

  • hilt,

ta:lith

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