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Quhat-so, pron. [ME quat-so (Gen. & Ex.), wat-so (Layamon), ME and e.m.E. what so (14th c.).] = Quhat-sa. — 1513 Doug. i Prol. 102.
Quharfor to hys nobilite and estait, Quhat so it be, this buke I dedicait

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