glede

gled (ɡlɛd)

Word Origin for glede

Old English glida; related to Old Norse gletha, Middle Low German glede
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Examples from the Web for glede

Historical Examples of glede

  • And the glede, and the kite, and the vulture after his kind.

    The Romance of Names

    Ernest Weekley

  • And the Glede, and the kite, and the vulture after his kind.

    Bible Animals;

    J. G. Wood

  • Whether the word raah, which is translated as Glede in Deut.

    Bible Animals;

    J. G. Wood

  • A cinnamon fly, with glede wings mixed with jungle cock, and ribbed with gold.

  • It is indeed in consequence of this flight that it has been called the Glede, the word being derived from its gliding movements.

    Bible Animals;

    J. G. Wood