[vit for 1; wit for 2]
- Ka·ta·ri·na [kat-uh-ree-nuh] /ˌkæt əˈri nə/, born 1965, German figure skater.
- a male given name.
- Jan [yahn] /yɑn/, 1625–72, Dutch statesman.
- a male given name: from the Flemish family name meaning “white.”
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Examples from the Web for witt
Mr. Witt was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, January 4th, 1808.Cleveland Past and Present
His witt lively and sparkeling, and his humour pleasant and facetious.Memoirs of the Jacobites of 1715 and 1745
Why did the Dutch in De Witt's time have admirals of their whaling fleets?Moby Dick; or The Whale
And the bases are equall, to witt one and the same; Therefore aoi.The Way To Geometry
Bott men did so steall away, that the witt of man could not stay thame.
- See de Witt
- Johan. 1625–72, Dutch statesman; chief minister of the United Provinces of the Netherlands (1653–72)
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