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

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First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).

Further, n. Also: fwrthir, furthour. [Cf. Furder n.] Assistance. — 1576 Douglas Corr. 214.
I think ȝour awin presence … suld haue bene na litle further to the mater
1611 Glasgow B. Rec. II. 561.
To the weill and furthour of the nychtbouris of this burght

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