From OE. licnes shortening of gelicness.
- The state or quality of being like or alike; similitude; resemblance; similarity.
- Appearance or form; guise.
#: An enemy in the likeness of a friend.
- That which closely resembles; a portrait.
#: How he looked, the likenesses of him which still remain enable us to imagine.
RQ:Authorized Version Genesis, I, 26