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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.
Dawtie, DAwte', s.
... to which is Prefixed, A Dissertation on the Origin of the Scottish Language by John Jamieson
DAwtie, Dawt £, 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 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, *. pi. Fox-gloves, a plant. DEAN, DEN, s. 1. Hollow with sloping banks on both ...
by John Jamieson
DAwTIE, DAwtE', s. 2.
Selected from the Standard Authors of All Nations and All Time by Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Gibbon
" “ Ma ain bonnie wee dawtie ! " The end was drawing on : the golden bowl was breaking; the silver cord was fast being loosed,-that animula blandula, vagula, ...
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