Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)
†MARTEL, n. A reduced form of Martlemas, variant of Martinmas, obs. in Eng. since the 17th c.
Sc. 1790 Scots Songs I. 60:
Oh, Martel's wind, when wilt thou blow And shake the sear leaves off the tree?
You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.
"Martel n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 20 May 2019 <https://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/martel>
Try an Advanced Search