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

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Clerges, n. [ME. (a 1225) and OF. clergesse.] A female scholar. — A woman, the quhilk was of Ingland borne, and a noble clerges was; Hay I. 22/33.

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