Definition of Lithes
1. lithe [v] - See also: lithe
Lexicographical Neighbors of Lithes
Literary usage of Lithes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Practical and Elementary Abridgment of the Cases Argued and Determined in by Elisha Hammond, Charles Petersdorff (1832)
"... small lithes, sued the rector for the lithe of a mill newly erected on his glebe lands, the court adjudged that sur.h ti;ho should be paid to the vicar; ..."
2. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1894)
"lithes and I sail tell }ow tyll | |>e ... 4. The first invasion of France, 1339. 5. 'lithes and |>e batail I sal ..."
3. The History of the Anglo-Saxons: From the Earliest Period to the Norman Conquest by Sharon Turner (1852)
"In a charter, two tons of clear ale, and ten mittan or measures of Welsh ale>re reserved.1 In another, a cumb full of lithes, or mild ale.2 Warm wine is ..."
4. The Principles and Law of Tithing: Adapted to the Instruction and by Francis Plowden (1806)
"... of appropriating this specific portion or tenth part of our worldly substance in the payment of lithes from the example of the Patriarch*, Pagans, Jews, ..."