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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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Lo, var. of Low n. (flame, blaze). — a1400 Leg. S. xxvi. 303.
& it a fyre mad alsone That broynt the watir & lo rasyt
Ib. xlv. 167.
Thane the gret lo [supra fyre vith oyle … mad] scalit on heid

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