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Examples from the Web for gien
"Ye sall—this vera nicht, gien ye like," rejoined the soutar.Salted With Fire
Gien I ca'd ye a cooard, it was 'at ye behaved sae ill to Phemy.'
Gien he be in yon hole, Kirsty, I'll gang back and intil't my lee lane.
The laddie needs twa mithers, and the Merciful has gien him the twa!
Eh, gien they wad but stick i' my shune, and gang wi' them whan I pu' them aff!
- a Scot word for give
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