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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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Hinnie, Hynnie, varr. of Huny n. (honey). — 1576 Orkney Oppress. 72.
Foir lesspundis of buttir ryndit with hinnie
1646 Edinb. Test. LXII. 75 b.
Twa barrells and ane half of hynnie

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