Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb Scotland, archaic Alternative form of allenarly.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • "Claik geis growis on treis be the nebbis, is vane," and says he "maid na lytyll lauboure and deligence to serche the treuthe and virite yairof," having "salit throw the seis quhare thir Clakis ar bred," and assures us, that although they were produced in "mony syndry wayis, thay ar bred ay allanerly be nature of the seis."

    Notes and Queries, Number 21, March 23, 1850

  • And therefore happy are ye, albeit ye be not great in other gifts, if so be that ye know this; for the Lord, He has some gifts of His own bestowing allanerly (only), whilk He will bestow upon the meanest, and yet He will deny them to the proudest; even as the tops of the mountains, they will be dry and have no dew, while as the valleys will be wet with it.

    The Covenants And The Covenanters Covenants, Sermons, and Documents of the Covenanted Reformation

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.