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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).

Oratrix, n. [e.m.E. oratrix (1592), oratryx (1534–5), L. ōrātrix, ōrātrīc-em.] = Oratrice n. 1601 Warrender P. II. 385.
Your majesties maist oblist and affectionat oratrix Nicolas Lady Bonytoun

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