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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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(Schepis-hewit,) Scheip(is)-hewit, adj. [f. Schepis-hewn. attrib.] = Schepis-hew n. attrib. 1612 Edinb. Test. XLVII 146.
Fyve ellis … of scheipis hewit claytht
1584 Sempill Sat. P. xlv 1070.
A scheip hewit clock to cover his cleathis
1587 Edinb. Test. XVIII 135b.
My auld scheip hewit cloik

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