Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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KIM, n.2 Also kimmo. Bed (Ork. 1960). Ork. 1929  Marw.:
A' the bairns are in kim long ago.
Ork. 1946 1 :
I'm gaun tae my kimmo.

[Orig. unknown. ? Corruption of slang kip, a bed.]

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