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

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First published 2001 (DOST Vol. X).

Teague, n. [17th c. Eng. Teg (1661), Teague (1682).] In pejorative use: An Irishman. — 16.. Maidment New Bk. Old Ballads 24.
When the Tories and the Teagues Had the charge of our craigs

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