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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 wive /ˈwaɪv/
 (vi.)娶妻(vt.)給予娶妻,娶

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wive, v. t.
 1. To match to a wife; to provide with a wife.  “An I could get me but a wife . . .  I were manned, horsed, and wived.”
 2. To take for a wife; to marry.
    I have wived his sister.   --Sir W. Scott.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wive, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Wived p. pr. & vb. n. Wiving.]  To marry, as a man; to take a wife.
    Wherefore we pray you hastily to wive.   --Chaucer.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 wive
      v 1: take (someone) as a wife
      2: marry a woman, take a wife
      3: provide with a wife; marry (someone) to a wife