Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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KAITRIN, n. Sh. form of the female christian name Catherine. Comb.: white kaitrin, the grass of Parnassus, Parnassia palustris (Sh. 1959). Sh. 1956 New Shetlander No. 44. 11:
An whaar da water wimpled ower da mödow, Here an dere da peerie White Kaitrins grew.

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