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In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses, Authorized by the Names of the Writers by Whom They are Used, Or the Titles of the Works in which They Occur, and Derived from Their Originals by John Jamieson, John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.), John Longmuir
dawtie may have had its origin from Gael, doll, which in the Hebrides denotes a foster child. Y. Dalt. DAWTIT, Dadted, part. pa. Fondled. To DE, Deb, v. n. To die. Douglas. Domb to db. Killed. Douglas. DEAD, s.
... to which is Prefixed, A Dissertation on the Origin of the Scottish Language by John Jamieson
DAwTIE, DAwTÉ, DAwTY, s. 1. Love; kindness; endearment.
A Dictionary of the Scottish Language, comprehending all the words in common use in the writings of Scott, Burns, Wilson, Ramsay, and other popular Scottish authors (1845)
DAWTIE, s. A favourite, a darling. DAWTIT, part. pa. Doted, fondled, caressed. DAYWERK, DAWERK, s. A day's work. To DEE, v. n. To die. DEAD-MAN'S- BELLS, s. pl. Fox-gloves, a plant. DEAN, DEN, s. 1. Hollow with sloping banks on both ...
by Ebenezer Picken
r Dawtie, s. a fondling. Dawtit, pas. part, fondled. Dead, Deadal, s. death. Dead-house, Dead-hole, s. a grave. Dead-nip, s. a blue mark, supposed of ominons import. Dead-set, adj. quite determined on. Dead-swear, adj.
by Thomas Brown
DAWTIE, s. A favourite, a darling. DAWTIT, part. pa. Doted, fondled, caressed. DAYWERK. DAWERK, s. A day's work. To DEE, v. n. To die. DEAD-MAN'S- BELLS, s. pi. Fox-gloves, a plant. DEAN, DEN, *. 1. Hollow with sloping banks on both ...
The Chambers Dictionary (1998)
dawtie See daut. day da, n the time of light, from sunrise to sunset, morning till night; twenty-four hours, from midnight to midnight (formerly by some reckoned from sunrise, or sunset, or (by astronomers) from noon); the time ...
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