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

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Ild(e, (Ill,) v. p.t. [Altered form of nild: see Nill v.] Would not. In the phr. ild thai, wald thai, willy-nilly. — Ild [C. Ilde. E. Ill] thai, wald thai, all gert he Bowsum till hys byddyng be; Wynt. viii. 2131.

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