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

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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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Heng, var. of Hing v. (hang). — 1615 Melrose P. 604.
Thaire were … fowrteine hengt
1684 Dundee B. Laws 451.
If any person ... sall ... on the Lords day ... heng out their fish to dry

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