Show Search Results Show Browse

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

Hide Quotations Hide Etymology

Abbreviations Cite this entry

About this entry:
First published 1963 (DOST Vol. III).
This entry has not been updated since then but may contain minor corrections and revisions.

Linne, n. [e.m.E. linne (c 1611), ME. lynne (14th c.), var. of Line n.1 with vowel shortened as in ME. and e.m.E. lincloth, lyn cloth, line clop.] Linen cloth. — 1612 Bk. Rates (Halyb.) 318.
Linning in peces litted, … imperlingis blew the peice xv s … linnes blew or reid the peice

You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.

"Linne n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 22 Apr 2024 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/dost/linne>

23824

dost

Hide Advanced Search

Browse DOST:

    Loading...

Share: