REPU'TE, verb transitive [Latin reputo; re and puto, to think.]
To think; to account; to hold; to reckon.
The king was reputed a prince most prudent.
Wherefore are we counted as beasts, and reputed vile in your sight. Job 18:3.
1. Reputation; good character; the credit or honor derived from common or public opinion; as men of repute
2. Character; in a bad sense; as a man held in bad repute
3. Established opinion; as upheld by old repute