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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Scotch form of oak.
  • n. A Scotch spelling of eke.

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  • “Ay; but,” said Saddletree, “that was under protestation to add and eik; and so ye craved leave to amend your libel, and made it thretty.”

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  • Arguing against the King's proposal to style them bishops, Melville used great freedom of speech: 'The nam [Greek: episkopos] being a Scripture nam, might be giffen tham, provyding, that because ther was sum thing mair put to the mater of a Bischope's office then the Word of God could permit, it sould have a lytle eik [23] put to the nam quhilk the Word of

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  • ` ` Ay; but, '' said Saddletree, ` ` that was under protestation to add and eik; and so ye craved leave to amend your libel, and made it thretty. ''

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  • "Ay; but," said Saddletree, "that was under protestation to add and eik; and so ye craved leave to amend your libel, and made it thretty."

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  • Atom bomb chalaney wala Moqa hi kab aye ga Bharat k her soubey per Jald Sabz percham lehraye ga Pakistan ka eik eik beta dherti pey qurban hoga ..

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  • The head of the school, the conservative and popular S.eik Abdul-Majid al-Zindani, has been listed as a supporter of terrorism by the U.N. S.curity Council and the U.S. Treasury Department.

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  • Mafia Is Responsible altaf bahi ka kehna k pakistan ka banna eik mistake haih.lolz. ...

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  • "I have reservations about the idea, and I have reservations on this U.S. Gen. Odierno," said S.eik Abdul-Rahman Minshid al-Assi, a prominent S.nni Arab political figure in Kirkuk, referring to the top military commander in Iraq, who lobbied for the patrols.

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  • De wijn rijpte 12 maanden, deels op Franse eik en deels op roestvrij staal.

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  • Allah kay naam peh koi eik biwi dey dey, Doosrey kee nahi to upni hee dey dey, Allah terah bullah kurrey, Tujhey eik key balley doh dey dey, Hillery hogi toh Monika bhi dey dey!

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  • 1. The liniment used for greasing sheep. 2. An unctuous perspiration that oozes through the skin of sheep in warm weather. --Dr. Jamieson's Scottish Dictionary and Supplement, 1841.

    June 24, 2011