hight (v.)
[archaism] is called
LLL I.i.168 [King to Berowne, of the Spanish visitor] that Armado hight
LLL I.i.248 [King reading Armado's letter to him, of a man] Which, as I remember, hight Costard
MND V.i.138 [Quince to all, of Snug] This grisly beast - which Lion hight by name
Per IV.Chorus.18 [Gower alone, of Cleon's daughter] This maid / Hight Philoten
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Archaisms

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