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.

Kartfull, Kairt-full, n. Also: kairtefull.  Plur. kairts full. = Cartfull n. — 1579 Crail B. Ct. 17 Sept.
Tua kairtefull paittis
1620 Urie Baron Ct. 33.
[Persons stealing peats] sall pey … for ilk laid of peits on hors with creillis xl s., for ilk kairt full of peitts thrie pundis
1644 E. Loth. Antiq. Soc. IV. 32.
xxiii kairts full of collis
1680 Fawside Coal Compt 60.
For a kartfull of coall to the place

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

"Kartfull n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 27 May 2024 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/dost/kartfull>

21717

dost

Hide Advanced Search

Browse DOST:

    Loading...

Share: