hende

Hende

Hende\, a. [OE., near, handy, kind, fr. AS. gehende near, fr. hand hand. See Handy.]

1. Skillful; dexterous; clever. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

2. Friendly; civil; gentle; kind. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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