Sware
Sware \Sware\, imp. of {Swear}. [Obs. or Poetic] [1913 Webster]

Cophetua sware a royal oath. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]


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  • Sware — (auch Schware, Schwaren, oder Dickpfennig) war die Bezeichnung einer zweiseitig geprägten Münze im Wert eines Pfennigs. Der Sware wurde im späten Mittelalter vor allem in Westfalen geprägt. Seine zeitgenössische Bezeichnung en swaren pennye… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • sware — [swer] vi., vt. archaic pt. of SWEAR …   English World dictionary

  • Sware — Swear Swear, v. i. [imp. {Swore}, formerly {Sware}; p. p. {Sworn}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Swearing}.] [OE. swerien, AS. swerian; akin to D. zweren, OS. swerian, OHG. swerien, G. schw[ o]ren, Icel. sverja, Sw. sv[ a]rja, Dan. sv[ae]rge, Icel. & Sw.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sware — /swair/, v. Archaic. pt. of swear. * * * …   Universalium

  • sware — noun A deep black/brown color created when mixing 3 or more darker shades of various colors …   Wiktionary

  • sware — in vain …   Gothic dictionary with etymologies

  • sware — archaic past of swear …   English new terms dictionary

  • sware — [[t]swɛər[/t]] v. archaic pt. of swear …   From formal English to slang

  • sware — /swɛə/ (say swair) verb Archaic past tense of swear …   Australian English dictionary

  • sware — archaic past of SWEAR …   Useful english dictionary

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