Middle English Dictionary Entry

endǒuen v.
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Note: Cp. endeuen.
(a) To provide (someone) with worldly goods, a livelihood, or privileges; to endow (a church, temple, etc.); --often with of, with, or in phrase of the thing given; (b) to grant (a privilege), to bestow (a gift); (c) fig. to favor (a country with a wise ruler).
To endow or provide (someone with virtue, wisdom, knowledge);--foll. by of or with phrase.