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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).

Fortunable, -abill, a. [ME. (c 1465) and OF. fortunable.] Fortunate. — c1500-c1512 Dunb. vii. 41. Ib. 63.
Welcum thow knight, moste fortunable in feild
1513 Doug. i. xi. 75.
We thé beseik, this day be fortunabill To ws Tyrryanys
Ib. iv. iii. 37.
Gif … the deid … mycht follow fortunabill

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