snew

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English snīwan (to snow), from Proto-Germanic *snīwaną, from Proto-Indo-European *sneygʷʰ-.

Verb[edit]

snew (third-person singular simple present snews, present participle snewing, simple past and past participle snewed)

  1. (intransitive, obsolete) To snow.
  2. (intransitive, obsolete) To abound.
    It snewed in his house of meat and drink.Chaucer

Etymology 2[edit]

See snow.

Verb[edit]

snew

  1. (dialectal) simple past tense of snow

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