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

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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).

Fiable, Fyable, a. [Late ME. fyable (Caxton), OF. fiable.] Trustworthy, faithful. — 1456 Hay I. 242/29.
Fiable and traist as stele
Ib. II. 162/26.
Na leare, bot secrete and fiable

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