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 1986 (DOST Vol. VI).

Podagra, n. (Late ME and mod. Eng. podagra (1398), -egra (1460), L. podagra, from the Gk., gout in the feet: cf. Podagre,n.) — 1535 Stewart 30258.
The podagra in baith his feit he tuke
c1552 Lynd. Mon. 4930. 1597 Skene in Anal. Scot. I 104.
Being stayit be my familiar enemy, podagra, quhervith I am as ȝit trublit

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

"Podagra n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 28 Sep 2022 <>



Hide Advanced Search

Browse DOST: