Swarth
Swarth Swarth, a. Swart; swarthy. ``A swarth complexion.'' --Chapman. [1913 Webster]

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  • Swarth — Swarth, n. [See {Sward}.] Sward; short grass. [1913 Webster] Grassy swarth, close cropped by nibbling sheep. Cowper. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swarth — Swarth, n. An apparition of a person about to die; a wraith. [Prov. Eng.] Grose. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swarth — Swarth, n. See {Swath}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swarth — Swarth, Hélène, s. Lapidoth Swarth …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • swarth — swarth·i·ness; swarth; …   English syllables

  • swarth — [swôrth] n. dial. var. of SWARD adj. var. of SWARTHY …   English World dictionary

  • swarth — I. ˈswȯ(ə)rth, wärth noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English swearth skin, hide, rind more at sward 1. dialect …   Useful english dictionary

  • swarth — swarth1 /swawrth/ n. sward; greensward. [bef. 900; ME; OE swearth, var. of sweard skin, rind; see SWARD] swarth2 swarthness, n. /swawrth/, adj. swarthy. [unexplained var. of SWART] * * * …   Universalium

  • swarth — 1. noun /swɔː(ɹ)ð,swɔː(ɹ)θ/ Variant of sward 2. adjective /swɔː(ɹ)ð,swɔː(ɹ)θ/ Variant of swarthy …   Wiktionary

  • Swarth — Swạrth,   Stephanie Hélène, niederländische Schriftstellerin, * Amsterdam 25. 10. 1859, ✝ Velp 20. 6. 1941; ihre Gedichtsammlungen »Eenzame bloemen« (1883) und »Blauwe bloemen« (1884) fanden besonders bei den Tachtigers Zustimmung; schrieb neben …   Universal-Lexikon

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