Glede (?), n. [AS. glida, akin to Icel. glea,, Sw. glada. Cf. Glide, v. i.] Zool.

The common European kite (Milvus ictinus). This name is also sometimes applied to the buzzard.

[Written also glead, gled, gleed, glade, and glide.]


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Glede, n. [See Gleed.]

A live coal.


The cruel ire, red as any glede. Chaucer.


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