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Wiktionary:Requests for verification - kept[edit]

Kept. See archived discussion of December 2008. 22:25, 10 January 2009 (UTC)


I’ve listed this as (archaic) – I’ve never heard this word, and it has few uses on a modern Google books search, turning up as many definitions, 19th century uses, and false hits as modern uses.

It is possible that it is in common use in some dialects – it’s apparently a common Scots word (they have Collogue pages at sco.wikimedia, not Talk pages), so it’s possible that it’s in common use in Scottish English or Irish English, for instance. If so, please amend to indicate dialectical usage.

Note that most of the hits at:

…turn out to be references to French proceedings; this is also why there are many hits for the uppercase “Collogue”.

—Nils von Barth (nbarth) (talk) 12:32, 11 November 2013 (UTC)