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Hoboyes, and Torches. Enter King, Malcolme,Hautboys and torches. Enter King Duncan, Malcolm,  Mac
Donalbaine, Banquo, Lenox, Macduff, Rosse, Angus, Donalbain, Banquo, Lennox, Macduff, Ross, Angus, Mac
and Attendants.and Attendants Mac
This Castle hath a pleasant seat, / The ayreThis castle hath a pleasant seat; the airseat (n.)
situation, position, location
nimbly and sweetly recommends it selfeNimbly and sweetly recommends itselfnimbly (adj.)
bracingly, in an invigorating way
Vnto our gentle sences.Unto our gentle senses.sense (n.)

old form: sences
feeling, sensibility, capacity to feel
gentle (adj.)
refined, discriminating, sophisticated
This Guest of Summer,This guest of summer, Mac
The Temple-haunting Barlet does approue,The temple-haunting martlet, does approvemartlet (n.)
house-martin [which often builds its nest in churches]
approve (v.)

old form: approue
prove, confirm, corroborate, substantiate
By his loued Mansonry, that the Heauens breathBy his loved mansionry that the heaven's breathmansionry (n.)

old form: Mansonry
place of habitation; or: building place
Smells wooingly here: no Iutty frieze,Smells wooingly here; no jutty, frieze,wooingly (adv.)
enticingly, alluringly, temptingly
jutty (n.)

old form: Iutty
projection, protrusion [of a building]
Buttrice, nor Coigne of Vantage, but this BirdButtress, nor coign of vantage, but this birdvantage (n.)
advantage, benefit, advancement, profit
coign (n.)

old form: Coigne
projecting corner, prominent position
Hath made his pendant Bed, and procreant Cradle,Hath made his pendent bed and procreant cradle;pendent (adj.)

old form: pendant
downhanging, drooping, dangling
procreant (adj.)
for the purpose of procreation
Where they must breed, and haunt: I haue obseru'dWhere they most breed and haunt I have observedhaunt (v.)
frequent, visit habitually
The ayre is delicate.The air is delicate.delicate (adj.)
pleasant, delightful, congenial
Enter Lady.Enter Lady Macbeth Mac
See, see our honor'd Hostesse:See, see, our honoured hostess – Mac
The Loue that followes vs, sometime is our trouble,The love that follows us sometime is our trouble, Mac
Which still we thanke as Loue. Herein I teach you,Which still we thank as love. Herein I teach youstill (adv.)
constantly, always, continually
How you shall bid God-eyld vs for your paines,How you shall bid ‘ God 'ield us ’ for your pains,'ild, 'ield, dild (v.)

old form: eyld
[form of ‘yield’] reward, repay, requite
bid (v.), past form bade
pray, entreat, beg, ask
And thanke vs for your trouble.And thank us for your trouble. Mac
All our seruice,All our service Mac
In euery point twice done, and then done double,In every point twice done and then done double Mac
Were poore, and single Businesse, to contendWere poor and single business to contendsingle (adj.)
poor, feeble, slight, trivial
contend (v.)
compete, vie, rival
Against those Honors deepe, and broad, / WherewithAgainst those honours deep and broad wherewith Mac
your Maiestie loades our House: / For those of old,Your majesty loads our house . For those of old, Mac
and the late Dignities, / Heap'd vp to them,And the late dignities heaped up to them, Mac
we rest your Ermites.We rest your (v.)
remain, stay, stand
hermit (n.)

old form: Ermites
one who prays for another, beadsman
Where's the Thane of Cawdor?Where's the Thane of Cawdor? Mac
We courst him at the heeles, and had a purposeWe coursed him at the heels and had a purposepurpose (n.)
intention, aim, plan
course (v.)

old form: courst
chase, hunt, pursue
To be his Purueyor: But he rides well,To be his purveyor; but he rides well,purveyor (n.)

old form: Purueyor
steward sent ahead to make preparations for the arrival of someone important
And his great Loue (sharpe as his Spurre) hath holp himAnd his great love, sharp as his spur, hath holp him Mac
To his home before vs: Faire and Noble HostesseTo his home before us. Fair and noble hostess, Mac
We are your guest to night.We are your guest tonight. Mac
Your Seruants euer,Your servants ever Mac
Haue theirs, themselues, and what is theirs in compt,Have theirs, themselves and what is theirs, in compt,compt, in
held in trust, subject to account
To make their Audit at your Highnesse pleasure,To make their audit at your highness' pleasure, Mac
Still to returne your owne.Still to return your own.still (adv.)
constantly, always, continually
Giue me your hand:Give me your hand; Mac
Conduct me to mine Host we loue him highly,Conduct me to mine host. We love him highly, Mac
And shall continue, our Graces towards him.And shall continue our graces towards him. Mac
By your leaue Hostesse.By your leave, hostess. Mac
ExeuntHe kisses her. Exeunt Mac
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