Search Constraints

Etymology ��ber Remove constraint Etymology: ��ber
Number of results to display per page

Search Results

1. bē̆r-wīf n.

1 quotation in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
A woman servant.

2. bēri-mancorn n.

Additional spellings: berimancorn
1 quotation in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
A mixture of barley with other grains.

3. bar n.

1 quotation in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
A baron.

4. bēr(e-wā̆rd(e n.

15 quotations in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
(a) One who takes care of or trains bears, bear keeper; one who has charge of the bear in bearbaitings; (b) bere-warde lane, a lane in Nottingham; (c) the constellation Boötes; ?also the star…

5. blō-berī n.

Additional spellings: bloberi
3 quotations in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
The bilberry or blueberry (Vaccinium myrtillus); ?also, the blackberry (Rubus fruticosus).

6. bē̆rton n.

17 quotations in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
A barley enclosure; an outlying farm or grange; a demesne farm.

7. bēren v.(1)

748 quotations in 14 senses
Sense / Definition
(a) To carry (sth.), bring, carry away; be a bearer or carrier; refl. to betake oneself, go; (b) beren again, bring back, restore; beren awei, carry away; also, steal; beren forth, carry away; beren

8. ?gās-berīe n.

Additional spellings: gasberie
1 quotation in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
The gooseberry; gas-berie tre, a gooseberry bush (Grossularia reclinata).

9. pol-bēre n.

Additional spellings: polbere
1 quotation in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
A type of early-ripening barley.

10. bēr(e n.(8)

51 quotations in 2 senses
Sense / Definition
A portable bed, a litter.

11. barǒun n.

53 quotations in 5 senses
Sense / Definition
A member of the nobility, a lord; specif., a feudal tenant of a king or other superior, holding by military or other service; a great noble who attends the King's Council or is summoned by writ to…

12. wīnd(e n.

Additional spellings: winde
7 quotations in 1 sense
Sense / Definition
(a) An apparatus for hoisting or hauling, a winch, windlass [cp. windas n.]; naut. middel wind, ?a central garnet used in brailing up the sail (b) a wooden reel from which a hank or thread of yarn…