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 1986 (DOST Vol. VI).

Protectrice, -ryse, Protecteris, n. [Late ME protectrice (c 1450), F. protectrice, med. L. prōtectrix, -īcis Protectrix n.] A protectress. — a1400 Leg. S. xliv 310.
Agatha, my cystire fre, Is protectryse of this cyte
a1499 Contempl. Sinn. 1151 (Harl.).
As moder To be protectrice in all temptacioun
1513 Doug. x v 98 (E) (see Protectrix n.).
Protecteris

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

"Protectrice n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 1 Oct 2022 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/dost/protectrice>

33442

dost

Hide Advanced Search

Browse DOST:

    Loading...

Share: