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First published 1952 (SND Vol. III).

DAGSET, n. Dusk (Sh. 1866 Edm. Gl.).Sh.(D) 1886 “G. Temple” Britta 99:
A ook [week] gone this vairy dy faither — meaning her husband — saw his feyness [apparition] in da dagset.

[O.N. dag-setr, nightfall, Norw. dagset, idem.]

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