wit (v.)
know, be aware, realize
1H6 II.v.16[Mortimer to Gaolers, of himself] As witting I no other comfort have [i.e. as if they knew]
Per IV.iv.31[Gower alone] Now please you wit / This epitaph is for Marina writ
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