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

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First published 2000 (DOST Vol. VIII).

Saga. (L. sāga a female diviner, a wise woman, fortune-teller, soothsayer (Lewis & Short).) — 1584 Sempill Sat. P. xlv 312.
Thair Saga [supra Phetanissa] slew ane saikles beast

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