gudewife

gudewife

(ˌɡuːdˈwaɪf; ˈɡuːdˌwaɪf)
n
an archaic Scots form of goodwife
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Osc PSE spouse 1300-1597 c1200-1667 wif(e 1338-1687 c888-1637 gudewife 1375-1658 -- hussy c1420-a1598 -- lady c1470/80-1687 1205-1686 spousage 1513-1530 -- scho 15.