rewle

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

rewle (plural rewles)

  1. Obsolete spelling of rule

Verb[edit]

rewle (third-person singular simple present rewles, present participle rewling, simple past and past participle rewled)

  1. Obsolete spelling of rule
    • 1474, Caxton, Game and Playe of the Chesse[1]:
      For as moche as the Noble persone canne not rewle ne gouerne with oute y'e seruyce and werke of the peple/ than hit behoueth to deuyse the oeuurages and the offices of the werkemen/ Than I shall begynne fyrst at the fyrst pawne/ that is in the playe of the chesse/

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French reule.

Noun[edit]

rewle

  1. Alternative form of reule

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French revel.

Noun[edit]

rewle

  1. Alternative form of revel