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

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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).

Inviolable, adj. [e.m.E. (1530), L. inviolābilis.] Inviolable, not to be broken. — 1490 Irland Mir. fol. 163 a.
The haly luf that is betuix thir twa is perpetuall & inuiolable
1581 Acts III. 231/1.
That the said pacificatioun sall stand firme and inviolable

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