What does aread or areed mean?
The definition of aread and areed
A*read”, A*reed”, v. t.
Etym: [OE. areden, AS. ar to interpret. See Read.]

1 To tell, declare, explain, or interpret; to divine; to guess; as, to aread a riddle or a dream. [Obs.] Therefore more plain aread this doubtful case. Spenser.
2 To read. [Obs.] Drayton.
3 To counsel, advise, warn, or direct. But mark what I aread thee now. Avaunt! Milton.
4 To decree; to adjudge. [Archaic] Ld. Lytton.