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First published 1974 (SND Vol. IX).

VAGRAL, n. A vagrant, vagabond, used attrib. in quot.Fif. 1909 Colville 137:
The ill-set rascal, the ill-doin' waffie, and the wairdless vagral body found no favour.

[Nonce deriv. of Vaig, + -rel, as in Gangrel, etc.]

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"Vagral n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 28 Sep 2022 <>



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