Middle English Dictionary Entry

Scottish adj.
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(a) Of Scottish nationality; found or produced in Scotland; characteristic of Scotland; also, as noun: Scottish people or soldiers; ~ man; (b) ~ king, king of Scotland; ~ langage (tonge), Gaelic; ~ mile, a distance reckoned as a mile in Scotland; ~ se, the Firth of Forth; ~ spere, ?a spear of Scottish make; ?= shot-spere [cp. OE scot-spere]; (c) Irish; (d) as noun: Gaelic.