Simple past tense and past participle of abide.
(intransitive, obsolete) To be ominous. [Attested from the mid 17th century to the late 17th century.]
Other Word Forms of Abode
Origin of Abode
From Middle English abod, abad, from Old English *ābād, related to ābīdan (“to abide”); see abide. Cognate with Scots abade, abaid (“abode”). For the change of vowel, compare abode, preterit of abide.
From an alteration with bode and Middle English abeden (“to announce”), from Old English ābēodan (“to command, proclaim”), from a- + bēodan (“to command, proclaim”)
Middle English abod home from abiden to wait abide
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
a- + bode (“presage, portend, announce”)
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