HADE, noun. (obsolete) Person (in all senses).
HADE, noun. (obsolete) (biological) Sex; gender.
HADE, noun. (Now chiefly dialectal) (Scotland) Order; estate; rank; degree; holy or religious orders.
HADE, noun. (Now chiefly dialectal) (Scotland) State; condition; quality; kind.
HADE, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To ordain; consecrate; admit to a religious order.
HADE, verb. (geology) To slope from the vertical
HADE, noun. (geology) The slope of a vein or fault from the vertical; the complement of the dip
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.