- Henry Cecil Kennedy,1870–1945, English lexicographer and linguist.
Examples from the Web for wyld
Historical Examples of wyld
It is for that obliging body, Mris Smith, that lives with Mr. Wyld.Brief Lives (Vol. 2 of 2)
Is, then, Wyld's great Globe only a plagiarism from Molenax?
It was placed in——'s bank by Mr. Wyld, whom, however, I deceived concerning it—I am now old enough in the school of hypocrisy.Olive
Dinah Maria Craik, (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
The fruits brought forth; wyld grapes: an heavy sight to a carefull husbandman, to haue noe better reward of his paynes.Diary of John Manningham
And beholde, they raysed a wyld beast, which with greate swyftnesse leapte ouer the nettes and ranne awaye with greate spede.The Palace of Pleasure