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gleed


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glede  \Glede\  (gl[=e]d),  n.  [AS.  glida,  akin  to  Icel.  gle[eth]a, 
  Sw  glada.  Cf  {Glide},  v.  i.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  common  European  kite  ({Milvus  ictinus}).  This  name  is 
  also  sometimes  applied  to  the  buzzard.  [Written  also  {glead}, 
  {gled},  {gleed},  {glade},  and  {glide}.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gleed  \Gleed\  (gl[=e]d),  n.  [AS.  gl[=e]d,  fr  gl[=o]wan  to  glow 
  as  a  fire;  akin  to  D.  gloed,  G.  glut,  Icel.  gl[=o][eth].  See 
  {Glow},  v.  i.] 
  A  live  or  glowing  coal;  a  glede.  [Archaic]  --Chaucer. 
  Longfellow.