The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Bide \Bide\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Bided; p. pr. & vb. n.
Biding.] [OE. biden, AS. b[imac]dan; akin to OHG.
b[imac]tan, Goth. beidan, Icel. b[imac]??; perh. orig., to
wait with trust, and akin to bid. See Bid, v. t., and cf.
1. To dwell; to inhabit; to abide; to stay.
All knees to thee shall bow of them that bide
In heaven or earth, or under earth, in hell.
2. To remain; to continue or be permanent in a place or
state; to continue to be. --Shak.