wife (n.) Old form(s): Wiues
H5 V.chorus.10[Chorus] the English beach / Pales in the flood with men, with wives, and boys
KJ III.i.89[Constance to King Philip, of the marriage day being recognized in the calendar] if it must stand still, let wives with child / Pray that their burdens may not fall this day
TN V.i.134[Viola as Cesario to Olivia, of loving Orsino] More by all mores than e'er I shall love wife

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