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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue From the Twelfth Century to the End of the Seventeenth Part 31 by William Craigie

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dictionaries,
  • Linguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9976498M
ISBN 100080284892
ISBN 109780080284897
OCLC/WorldCa502334802

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In dictionary: Scholarly dictionaries. plan, Sir William Craigie, undertook A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue himself, covering the period from the 14th to the 17th century in Scottish speech. Enough material was amassed under his direction so that editing could begin in (publication, however, did not begin until ), and before his. The Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (DOST) is a volume dictionary that documents the history of the Scots language covering Older Scots from the earliest written evidence in the 12th century until the year DOST was compiled over . The Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue defines and illustrates every meaning of every word used in written English in Scotland up to , when the Scots language merges with standard English. It touches every facet of medieval and renaissance Scottish life and society and supplies a wealth of illustration in the form of quotations accompanying each word and meaning it Format: Paperback. A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue. Covering the language of Scotland up to the year , A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue comprises 12 large volumes and is now available online as part of the Dictionary of the Scots Language. Read more Concise Scots Dictionary.

A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (DOST) This volume dictionary documents the history of the Scots language from the earliest written evidence in the twelfth century until the year DOST was compiled over a period of some eighty years: the first fascicle, Part I. of Volume I, from A-ASSEMBLE, was published in November but. The Dictionary of the Scots Language comprises electronic versions of the two major historical dictionaries of the Scots language. These were the volume Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue and the volume Scottish National Dictionary with its .   A dictionary of the older Scottish tongue: from the twelfth century to the end of the seventeenth by Craigie, William A. (William Alexander), Sir, Pages: A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue Volume VI: Po-Quh: From the Twelfth Century to the End of the Seventeenth Founded on the Collections of Sir William Craigie Edited by A. J. Aitken and James A. C. Stevenson. A Aberdeen University Press Publication.

The Dictionary of the Scots Language (DSL) (Scots: Dictionar o the Scots Leid, Scottish Gaelic: Faclair de Chànan na Albais) is an online Scots-English dictionary, now run by Scottish Language Dictionaries, a charity and limited available via the Internet, the work comprises the two major dictionaries of the Scots language. Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue . Get this from a library! A dictionary of the older Scottish tongue: from the twelfth century to the end of the seventeenth. [William A Craigie, Sir; A J Aitken]. A dictionary of the older Scottish tongue: from the twelfth century to the end of the seventeenth. The Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue is a great store of treasures for the researcher or the merely curious. Its twelve volumes, as well as offering a unique point of entry to Scottish medieval and renaissance society, form a substantial monument to many years of scholarship throughout the twentieth century and, in the development of the ideas that underpin it, a bridge to the .