Servant vs Hewe - What's the difference?

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In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between servant and hewe

is that servant is (obsolete) to subject while hewe is (obsolete) a domestic; a servant or retainer.

As nouns the difference between servant and hewe

is that servant is one who is hired to perform regular household or other duties, and receives compensation as opposed to a slave while hewe is (obsolete) a domestic; a servant or retainer.

As a verb servant

is (obsolete) to subject.

servant

English

Alternative forms

* servaunt (obsolete) * (obsolete)

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who is hired to perform regular household or other duties, and receives compensation. As opposed to a slave.
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  • *:As a political system democracy seems to me extraordinarily foolish, but I would not go out of my way to protest against it. My servant is, so far as I am concerned, welcome to as many votes as he can get. I would very gladly make mine over to him if I could.
  • One who serves another, providing help in some manner.
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  • Derived terms

    * assigned servant * civil servant * manservant * maidservant * public servant * servantly

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (obsolete) To subject.
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    (Webster 1913)

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    hewe

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A domestic; a servant or retainer.
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