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

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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).

Fleable, a. [f. Fle v.3] Capable of scaring; terrible. — a1499 Contempl. Sinn. 1212.
Of fendely figouris foull and mast fleable

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"Fleable adj.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 18 Aug 2022 <>



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