siller

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

siller

  1. Alternative form of sellere

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Middle English silver, from Old English seolfor, from Proto-West Germanic *silubr, from Proto-Germanic *silubrą.

Adjective[edit]

siller (not comparable)

  1. silver

Noun[edit]

siller (uncountable)

  1. silver
    • 1792, Robert Burns, When Princes and Prelates:
      The great folk hae siller, and houses and lands
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 1824, Sir Walter Scott, Wandering Willie's Tale (in Redgauntlet)
      “Here, Dougal,” said the laird, “gie Steenie a tass of brandy, till I count the siller and write the receipt.”

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