snow whit

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English snāwhwīt, from Proto-Germanic *snaiwahwītaz‎; equivalent to snow +‎ whit.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Early ME, Northen NE) IPA(key): /ˈsnɑu̯ʍiːt/
  • IPA(key): /ˈsnɔu̯ʍiːt/

Adjective[edit]

snow whit

  1. snow-white (resembling snow in colour)
  2. pure, virtuous

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