Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

from 1976 supplement

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AIGLE. Edzell, in Angus (Ags. 1879 J. Guthrie Poems 64). [′egɪl] The mod. pronunciation [′ɛdzəl] is due to the misunderstanding of the spelling with z. See Z, letter.

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