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First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
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Lawrie, var. of Lowry (fox). — 1584 Sempill Sat. P. xlv. 8.
Ane elphe, ane elvasche incubus, Ane lewrand lawrie licherous, Ane fals, forloppen, fenyeit freir

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