[ spey ]
/ speɪ /
verb (used with object), spaed, spae·ing. Chiefly Scot.
to prophesy; foretell; predict.
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Origin of spae
1250–1300; Middle English span < Old Norse spā
OTHER WORDS FROM spaespa·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for spaer
/ (speɪ) /
Scot to foretell (the future)
Word Origin for spae
C14: from Old Norse
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