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spae

[spey]
verb (used with object), spaed, spae·ing. Chiefly Scot.
  1. to prophesy; foretell; predict.
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Origin of spae

1250–1300; Middle English span < Old Norse spā
Related formsspa·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for spaer

spae

verb
  1. Scot to foretell (the future)
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Word Origin

C14: from Old Norse
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