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1. shipen(e n.

Additional spellings: shipene
38 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) A cattle shed; also, a shelter or shed for sheep; shipen gardin; shipen hous; (b) in surnames and place names [see Smith PNElem.2.115].

2. sheppende n.

20 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) God as the creator of the universe, its parts, creatures, etc.; (b) pl. the Fates as the shapers of a child's destiny.

3. shāpen v.

319 quotations in 9 senses
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(a) Of the Deity: to create (the universe, its aspects, creatures, etc.), bring into existence; shapen al in compas, entirely create (sb.); shapen forth; shapen of nought; (b) of the Deity: to give…