Snie vs Snite - What's the difference?

snie | snite |


As verbs the difference between snie and snite

is that snie is while snite is (obsolete|or|scotland|transitive) to blow (one's nose).

As a noun snite is

(obsolete|or|scotland) a snipe.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

snie

English

snite

English

(Webster 1913)

Etymology 1

Noun

(en noun)
  • (obsolete, or, Scotland) A snipe.
  • (Carew)

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) snitan. Cognate with (etyl) . Related to snout and (snot).

    Verb

    (snit)
  • (obsolete, or, Scotland, transitive) To blow (one's nose).
  • (obsolete, or, Scotland, transitive) To snuff (a candle).
  • References

    * Thomson, J. - Etymons of English words - pg. 199

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