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

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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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Haich(e, var. of Heich a. (high). — 1590 Conv. Burghs I. 343.
The commissioneris … being conuenit in the haiche counsalhous
1642 Melrose Reg. Rec. I. 98.
[Houses] haich and laich [with yard adjacent]

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