Auld licht
Auld licht Auld licht, Auld light Auld light . (Eccl. Hist.) (a) A member of the conservative party in the Church of Scotland in the latter part of the 18th century. (b) Same as {Burgher}, n., 2. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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