Origin of Highlander
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But the Highlander had resources in these seasons which the mechanic has not.Leading Articles on Various Subjects
All the world knows that it is ill taking the breeks off a Highlander.Soldiers Three, Part II.
I never saw a Highlander, and father didn't take me to Scotland with him.Despair's Last Journey
David Christie Murray
"But ye will not speak the word," said the Highlander, coolly.
But the Highlander who had been so ready on the Bailie's behalf was now nowhere to be found.
- a native of the Highlands of Scotland
- a member of a Scottish Highland regiment
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Word Origin and History for highlander
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