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

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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).

Flagellatioun, -acoun, n. [ME. flagellacion (1426), L. flagellātio.] Scourging. (In quots. fig.) — c1490 Irland Asl. MS. I. 25/28.
All truble, flagellacoun and castigacioun … that God sendis on thé
c1552 Lynd. Mon. 48.
His thrynfald wande of flagellatioun, Hes scurgit this pure realme of Scotland

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