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- (obsolete, or, dialectal) deaf
- 1884 December 10, Mark Twain [pseudonym; Samuel Langhorne Clemens], chapter VIII, in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: (Tom Sawyer’s Comrade) […], London: Chatto & Windus, […], OCLC 458431182:
- Then the captain sung out "Stand away!" and the cannon let off such a blast right before me that it made me deef with the noise and pretty near blind with the smoke, and I judged I was gone.
- deep (the traditional Ripuarian form, but archaic in many dialects)
- dief (southern Moselle Franconian)
- deaf (unable to hear)