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  1. (obsolete) mourning, Mourning, weeping, lamentation.
(webster) verb 
  1. To address with salutations or expressions of kind wishes; to salute; to hail; to welcome; to accost with friendship; to pay respects or compliments to, either personally or through the intervention of another, or by writing or token.
My lord, the mayor of London comes to you. -Shak.
  1. To come upon, or meet, as with something that makes the heart glad.
In vain the spring my senses greets. -Addison.
  1. To accost; to address.
  2. (intransitive) To meet and give salutations.
There in silence, as the dead are wont, And sleep in peace. -Shak.
    1. (context, obsolete, except, _, Scotland) great, Great.

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