Definition of Sewen

1. n. A British trout usually regarded as a variety (var. Cambricus) of the salmon trout.



Definition of Sewen

1. Verb. (obsolete) (past participle of sew) ¹

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Definition of Sewen

1. a sea-trout [n -S]

Medical Definition of Sewen

1. A British trout usually regarded as a variety (var. Cambricus) of the salmon trout. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sewen

sewage farm
sewage system
sewage works
sewages
sewan
sewans
sewar
sewardite
sewars
sewed
sewed up
sewel
sewellel
sewellels
sewels
sewen (current term)
sewens
sewer
sewer gas
sewer line
sewer main
sewer rat
sewer system
sewer water
sewerage
sewerages
sewered
sewering
sewerings
sewerless

Literary usage of Sewen

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Vision of William Concerning Piers the Plowman by William Langland (1886)
"... to suche • that sewen oure beleue; [Not in C-tex1.] A. 232. That oon U ; That arn TH, ; read That an. ..."

2. Recreations of a Sportsman by William Pitt Lennox (1862)
"... on Dressing the Trout or Salmon-peel —Pedestrian Anglers in Wales —Hunting Laws of the Ancient Britons—Fish of the Welsh Rivers—The sewen or Serven. ..."

3. A Concise Dictionary of Middle English from A.D. 1150 to 1580 by Anthony Lawson Mayhew, Walter William Skeat (1888)
"... seau: sewen, v. to sew, ... sewen, v. to follow, PP, C, 82. Der. ... sewen, '•'. /'/ir. : to se we at y" mete. deponen, ..."

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