eyne (n.)
[archaism] eyes
AC II.vii.112 [Boy singing] Plumpy Bacchus with pink eyne
AYL IV.iii.51 [Rosalind as Ganymede reading from Phebe's letter to Ganymede] the scorn of your bright eyne
LC 15 [of the woman] Oft did she heave her napkin to her eyne
LLL V.ii.206 [masked King to masked Rosaline] shine - / Those clouds removed - upon our watery eyne
Luc 1229 [] the maid with swelling drops 'gan wet / Her circled eyne
Luc 643 [Lucrece to and of Tarquin] His true respect will .. wipe the dim mist from thy doting eyne
MND I.i.242 [Helena alone] ere Demetrius looked on Hermia's eyne / He hailed down oaths that he was only mine
MND II.ii.105 [Helena to herself] What wicked and dissembling glass of mine / Made me compare with Hermia's sphery eyne?
MND III.ii.138 [Demetrius to Helena] To what ... shall I compare thine eyne?
MND V.i.174 [Bottom as Pyramus, to Wall] Show me thy chink to blink through with mine eyne
Per III.Chorus.5 [Gower alone] The cat, with eyne of burning coal
TS V.i.106 [Lucentio to Baptista, of his marrying Bianca] While counterfeit supposes bleared thine eyne
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Archaisms

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