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 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
This entry has not been updated since then but may contain minor corrections and revisions.

Hevid, v. [ME. p.p. hevedid, hefdid (a 1300). Cf. Hede v.1] To behead. — c1420 Wynt. v. 324.
Throuch foly gret and crualte, Herrode gert him hevydyd be

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

"Hevid v.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 24 May 2024 <>



Hide Advanced Search

Browse DOST: