Beild
Beild Beild, n. [Prob. from the same root as build, v. t.] A place of shelter; protection; refuge. [Scot. & Prov. Eng.] [Also written {bield} and {beeld}.] [1913 Webster]

The random beild o' clod or stane. --Burns. [1913 Webster]


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  • beeld — Beild Beild, n. [Prob. from the same root as build, v. t.] A place of shelter; protection; refuge. [Scot. & Prov. Eng.] [Also written {bield} and {beeld}.] [1913 Webster] The random beild o clod or stane. Burns. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bield — Beild Beild, n. [Prob. from the same root as build, v. t.] A place of shelter; protection; refuge. [Scot. & Prov. Eng.] [Also written {bield} and {beeld}.] [1913 Webster] The random beild o clod or stane. Burns. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bield — /beeld/, n. Scot. a shelter; refuge. [1400 50; late ME (Scots) beld(e), beild, appar. to be identified with ME beild courage, power, aid, OE bieldo boldness; akin to Goth balthei confidence. See BOLD] * * * …   Universalium

  • Beeld — Beeld, n. Same as {Beild}. Fairfax. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bield — Bield, n. A shelter. Same as {Beild}. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Martnaham Loch — (NS 396 172) is a freshwater loch lying across the border between East and South Ayrshire Council Areas, 2km from Coylton, in the parishes of Coylton and Dalrymple, 3 miles from Ayr. The loch lies along an axis from north east to south west. The… …   Wikipedia

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