Lawe vs Lade - What's the difference?
As a noun lawe
As a verb lawe
is to cut off the claws and balls of (eg a dog's forefeet).
As an adverb lade is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To cut off the claws and balls of (e.g. a dog's forefeet).
From (etyl) (m), akin to (etyl) ).
To fill or load (related to cargo or a shipment).
* Bible, Genesis xlii. 26
To weigh down, oppress, or burden.
To use a ladle or dipper to remove something (generally water).
- And they laded their asses with the corn.
- to lade water out of a tub, or into a cistern
To transfer (molten glass) from the pot to the forming table, in making plate glass.
(nautical) To admit water by leakage.
- And chides the sea that sunders him from thence, / Saying, he'll lade it dry to have his way.
English dialect, a ditch or drain. Compare (lode), (lead) to conduct.
(UK, dialect, obsolete) The mouth of a river.
(UK, dialect, obsolete) A passage for water; a ditch or drain.
(Scottish) Water pumped into and out of mills, especially woolen mills.
- (Bishop Gibson)