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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1941 (SND Vol. II).
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BLARAG, n. “A wild bee with black body and red hind part; Gaelic ‘little spotted one'” (e.Rs.1 1929).

[Gael. blàr, spotted (MacBain) + dim. suff. -ag.]

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