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

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First published 1937 (DOST Vol. I).
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Allayit, Allayed, ppl. a. [f. Allay v.] Alloyed. — 1532–3 Acta Conc. MS. II. 133.
To cunȝe and stryk vjxx stane wecht of allayit money
1580 Acts III. 191/1.
The … allayit money hauing cours within the same [realm]
1584 Ib. 310/2.
Diuersitie of pryces of syluer of syndrie pecis of allayit money

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