Show Search Results Show Browse

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

Hide Quotations Hide Etymology

Abbreviations Cite this entry

About this entry:
First published 1951 (DOST Vol. II).
This entry has not been updated since then but may contain minor corrections and revisions.

Gynkartoun, n. [? f. jink v.] Some boyish game. — 1529 Lynd. Complaynt 96.
Fra play thow leit me neuer rest, Bot gynkartoun thow lufit best

You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.

"Gynkartoun n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 24 May 2024 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/dost/gynkartoun>

17102

dost

Hide Advanced Search

Browse DOST:

    Loading...

Share: