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  1. Scot a variant spelling of bide
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Examples from the Web for byde

Historical Examples

  • Take thy horse again with a vengeance, he sayd, With mee he shall not byde.

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  • A man went into the yard of Byde Mill plantation, flourishing a cane-cutter, and bearing a red flag.

  • The thirde daye Abraham lyfte vp his eyes and sawe the place a farr of/ and sayde vnto his yong men: byde here with the asse.

  • And Laban answered: it is better yt I geue her the/ than to another man: byde therfore with me.