Show Search Results Show Browse

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

Hide Quotations Hide Etymology

Abbreviations Cite this entry

About this entry:
First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).
This entry has not been updated since then but may contain minor corrections and revisions.

Det, Dett, a. [ME. dett (a 1340), dette, ad. L. dēbitus after Det,n.] Due. — 1533 Gau 88/8.
To quhome al lowine and honour is det
1533 Boece ii. iii. 61.
This kinrik … baith be richt of thare fader and me … is to thame dett

You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.

"Det adj.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 29 May 2024 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/dost/det_adj>

10074

dost

Hide Advanced Search

Browse DOST:

    Loading...

Share: