An etymological dictionary of the Scottish language: illustrating the words in their different significations, by examples from ancient and modern writers ; shewing their affinity to those of other languages, and especially the Northern ; explaining many terms, which, though now obsolete in England, were formerly common in both countries ; and elucidating national rites, customs, and institutions, in their anology to those of other nations: to which is prefixed, a dissertation on the origin of the Scottish language: By John Jamieson, D.D. Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and of the Society of the Antiquities of Scotland. In two volumes. (Book, 1808) [WorldCat.org]
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An etymological dictionary of the Scottish language: illustrating the words in their different significations, by examples from ancient and modern writers ; shewing their affinity to those of other languages, and especially the Northern ; explaining many terms, which, though now obsolete in England, were formerly common in both countries ; and elucidating national rites, customs, and institutions, in their anology to those of other nations: to which is prefixed, a dissertation on the origin of the Scottish language: By John Jamieson, D.D. Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and of the Society of the Antiquities of Scotland. In two volumes. Preview this item
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An etymological dictionary of the Scottish language: illustrating the words in their different significations, by examples from ancient and modern writers ; shewing their affinity to those of other languages, and especially the Northern ; explaining many terms, which, though now obsolete in England, were formerly common in both countries ; and elucidating national rites, customs, and institutions, in their anology to those of other nations: to which is prefixed, a dissertation on the origin of the Scottish language: By John Jamieson, D.D. Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and of the Society of the Antiquities of Scotland. In two volumes.

Author: John Jamieson; University of St. Andrews. Library. Copyright Deposit Collection.
Publisher: Edinburgh : Printed at the University Press ; For W. Creech, A. Constable & Co., and W. Blackwood ; London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme, T. Cadell & W. Davies, and H.D. Symonds, 1808.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Jamieson; University of St. Andrews. Library. Copyright Deposit Collection.
OCLC Number: 946611778
Description: 2 volumes ; 26 cm

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