[ kahyth ]
/ kaɪð /
verb (used with or without object), kithed, kith·ing. Scot. and North England.
to make known by action; show; demonstrate; prove.
Obsolete. to make known by words; announce; declare; proclaim.
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Origin of kithe
before 900; Middle English kithen, Old English cȳthan to make known, derivative of cūth couth2
Words nearby kithe
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