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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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Hade, Haed, varr. of Hede n. (head). See also Haid. 1466 Reg. Great S. 215/1.
Strikand north and estirly to the Harper-akirhade
1603 Montgomery Mem. 249.
For ane vyer to my haed, … for ane pereuyk of har to couer the vyr
1651 Wemyss Corr. 95.
The Erle Callendar sonn ewill hurt vith ane bred surd in the hade

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