KJV Dictionary Definition: rue
RUE, v.t. ru. L. rudo, to roar, to bray.
To lament; to regret; to grieve for; as, to rue the commission of a crime; to rue the day.
Thy will chose freely what it now so justly rues.
RUE, v.i. To have compassion. Not in use.
RUE, n. Sorrow; repentance. Not in use.
RUE, n. ru. Gr. L.
A plant of the genus Ruta, of several species. The common garden rue is medicinal, as a stimulant and detergent.
RU'EING, n. Lamentation.