Definitions for behight

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  1. behight(Verb)

    To vow, promise (someone).

  2. behight(Verb)

    To be designated.

    Wheea behight thee? = What is your name/to whom do you belong?

  3. Origin: From beheten, behoten (preterit behighte), from behatan (preterit beheht), corresponding to . Cognate with beheit, behecht, beheizen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Behight

    of Behight

  2. Behight

    of Behight

  3. Behight

    to promise; to vow

  4. Behight

    to give in trust; to commit; to intrust

  5. Behight

    to adjudge; to assign by authority

  6. Behight

    to mean, or intend

  7. Behight

    to consider or esteem to be; to declare to be

  8. Behight

    to call; to name; to address

  9. Behight

    to command; to order

  10. Behight(noun)

    a vow; a promise


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