Middle English Dictionary Entry

kide n.
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(a) The young of a goat; ~ lomb; (b) the meat of a young goat; -- often pl.; also, a carcass of a kid slaughtered for meat or prepared as a dish; (c) kides blod, the blood of a young goat; ~ fel, kide(s skin, kidskin; ~ flesh, the meat of a kid; kides flok, a flock of young goats.
A young of the roe deer in its first year; ~ calf.
(a) In surnames; (b) les ~ cotes, the name of a prison belonging to the Archbishop of York.