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n.1.Plural of eye; - now obsolete, or used only in poetry.
With such a plaintive gaze their eyne
Are fastened upwardly on mine.
- Mrs. Browning.
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ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The words of the holy Quran -- Fe eyne tezhebun (where are you going)?
77r: Noch so heft eyn ersame radt in der nyen kapellen belouet eyne ffinster to geuen, kost.
Mais aujourd'hui, si je devais mourir demain, j'aimerais etre incineree et etre repandue moitie au Maroc, pres de chez nous sur une petite colline sur la route du ranch d'Addarouch, et moitie en France, sur le Cambre d'Aze, une montagne des Pyrenees, pres d'un petit village, Eyne, ou j'aurais aime vivre (au moment de l'entretien Rose, Francaise, avait 30 ans et vivait en concubinage avec Ali, Marocain, 30 ans.
obsolete plural eyne, now eyes, [auga, Gothick; eag, Saxon; oog, Dutch; ee, Scottish, plur.
Sche sey wyth hir bodily eyne many white thyngys flying al a-bowte hir on euery syde as thykke in a maner as motys in the sunne.
Milan: Rizzoli, 1994; EYNE, E: <<A vida de Trimalquiao>>, in A Sociedade Romana.
For dairy maids would cattle drive To summer pastures green, And in their hands a Rowan rod Protecting cattle from the evil eyne.
Oft did she heave her napkin to her eyne, Which on it had conceited characters, Laund'ring the silken figures in the brine That seasoned woe had pelleted in tears, And often reading what contents it bears; As often shrieking undistinguished woe In clamours of all size, both high and low.
38) that appears is likewise colorful in a conventionally feminine way: "the rose in the cheek, the blue in the eyne, / The yellow in the tress" (ll.
Thus when Havelok reiterates the event in his prayer to Christ, he says, 'pat Ich saw biforn min eyne slo / Mine sistres with a knif' (1365-66, my emphasis).
49) Concerning the division of labor, the author of the Myroure remarks, "and therfore as we se that all members of one body haue not all one workyng, for the eyne se, the eres here, the tonge spekyth, the handes warke, and so eche dothe that longeth to hym, and helpyth other.