Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Churchward; toward the church.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • 'Well, the lady in Madge Wildfire's song was gratified at the "six brave gentlemen" who "kirkward should carry her."

    Hopes and Fears or, scenes from the life of a spinster

  • “Noo, in the north, they ca 'a gathering of the folk, and follow the pipes as graciously as ye wad journey kirkward o' a Sabbeth morn.

    The Pilot

  • "Noo, in the north, they ca 'a gathering of the folk, and follow the pipes as graciously as ye wad journey kirkward o' a Sabbath morn.

    The Pilot

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