Kydde
Kydde Kyd"de, imp. of {Kythe}, to show. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

Note: Spenser erroneously uses kydst to mean ``knowest.'' [1913 Webster]


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  • Kydde — This interesting Anglo Scottish surname has three possible origins. The first is from a medieval nickname for a lively, frisky person, and derives from the Middle English kid(e) , meaning a young goat! The second possible origin is from the… …   Surnames reference

  • Kydde — Kythe Kythe, Kithe Kithe (k[imac][th]), v. t. [imp. {Kydde}, {Kidde} (k[i^]d de); p. p. {Kythed}, Kid; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kything}.] [OE. kythen, kithen, cu[eth]en, to make known, AS. c[=y][eth]an, fr. c[=u][eth] known. [root]45. See {Uncouth},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Kid — This interesting Anglo Scottish surname has three possible origins. The first is from a medieval nickname for a lively, frisky person, and derives from the Middle English kid(e) , meaning a young goat! The second possible origin is from the… …   Surnames reference

  • Kidd — This interesting Anglo Scottish surname has three possible origins. The first is from a medieval nickname for a lively, frisky person, and derives from the Middle English kid(e) , meaning a young goat! The second possible origin is from the… …   Surnames reference

  • Kyd — This interesting Anglo Scottish surname has three possible origins. The first is from a medieval nickname for a lively, frisky person, and derives from the Middle English kid(e) , meaning a young goat! The second possible origin is from the… …   Surnames reference

  • Kydd — This interesting Anglo Scottish surname has three possible origins. The first is from a medieval nickname for a lively, frisky person, and derives from the Middle English kid(e) , meaning a young goat! The second possible origin is from the… …   Surnames reference

  • Kidde — Kythe Kythe, Kithe Kithe (k[imac][th]), v. t. [imp. {Kydde}, {Kidde} (k[i^]d de); p. p. {Kythed}, Kid; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kything}.] [OE. kythen, kithen, cu[eth]en, to make known, AS. c[=y][eth]an, fr. c[=u][eth] known. [root]45. See {Uncouth},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kithe — Kythe Kythe, Kithe Kithe (k[imac][th]), v. t. [imp. {Kydde}, {Kidde} (k[i^]d de); p. p. {Kythed}, Kid; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kything}.] [OE. kythen, kithen, cu[eth]en, to make known, AS. c[=y][eth]an, fr. c[=u][eth] known. [root]45. See {Uncouth},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kythe — Kythe, Kithe Kithe (k[imac][th]), v. t. [imp. {Kydde}, {Kidde} (k[i^]d de); p. p. {Kythed}, Kid; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kything}.] [OE. kythen, kithen, cu[eth]en, to make known, AS. c[=y][eth]an, fr. c[=u][eth] known. [root]45. See {Uncouth}, {Can} to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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