A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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Ake, Aik, n. 1. Add: b. Used collectively or generically. — The woddis rerdis, bayth ayk, elm and fyr Ourturnys to grond; Doug. ii. vii. 98.
To cut doun . .elme, esche, and aik for stokkis; 1565 Reg. Privy C. I. 403.
Persones … accusit for cutting of aik, asche, birk … and sauch; 1612 Black Bk. Taymouth 371 .
In sua far as aike and birke wes wont to growe; 1641 Acts V. 494/1.

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