Middle English Dictionary Entry

harmen v.
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Definitions (Senses and Subsenses)

Note: Cp. iharmen.
(a) To injure (sb.), persecute, wrong, vex; obstruct (an action), damage (sth.); (b) to do wrong or harm; ppl. harming, detrimental; (c) ~ to, to be detrimental to (sb. or sth.); (d) to rival (sb.), displace, supplant.
To suffer, grieve, be vexed; also, sustain damage.