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

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First published 1971 (DOST Vol. IV).

Moabil(l, Moable, a. [Reduced var. of Movabil(l.] = Mobil(l a. — 1516 Thanes of Cawdor 127.
Gudis moable unmoable
1525 Wigtown B. Ct. 173 a.
His land & his heretage moable geyre and unmoable souerte
1532 Ib. 261 b.
All my guddis moabill and unmoabill
1533 Carnwath Baron Ct. (ed.) 153.
Al thair moabil gudis to be his escheit

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