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  • noun [ masculine ]
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lah-wita, an; m.
One who has a knowledge of law, a lawyer
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  • Cyningan and bisceopan eorlan and heretogan geréfan and déman lárwitan and lahwitan gedafenaþ mid rihte ðæt hí Godes riht lufian

    it rightly befits kings and bishops, nobles and generals, sheriffs and judges, those who have learning and those who know law, to love God's justice,

      L. I. P. 5; Th. ii. 308, 14.
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  • lah-wita, n.