ræde

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Proto-Germanic *garaidijaz (arranged), from Proto-Indo-European *reidh-. Akin to Old Frisian rede, Old High German reiti (German bereit), Old Norse greiðr (ready, plain), Gothic 𐌲𐌰𐍂𐌰𐌹𐌸𐍃 (garaiþs, ordered, arranged), Middle Dutch gereit (Dutch gereed, bereid), Old English rīdan (to ride).

Adjective[edit]

rǣde

  1. ready, prompt, prepared; ready to ride, mounted (on a horse)
  2. skilled
  3. simple, plain
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From rǣdan (to read, interpret)

Noun[edit]

rǣde f

  1. lesson, reading
  2. design, device
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