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ither

[ihth-er]
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adjective, pronoun, adverb British Dialect.
  1. other.
Related formsith·er·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for ither

Historical Examples

  • "There's nae that mony o' 's just what ither fowk think us," said the minister's wife.

    Salted With Fire

    George MacDonald

  • But we maunna think o' him ither than he would hae us think.

    Salted With Fire

    George MacDonald

  • He winna trust him for naething that he hasna his ain word, or some ither body's for!

    Salted With Fire

    George MacDonald

  • Noo 'at ye hae begun, ye'll be growin mair and mair like ither fowk.'

    Heather and Snow

    George MacDonald

  • No ither picture have I had taken, nor ither shall there be.

    St. Cuthbert's

    Robert E. Knowles


British Dictionary definitions for ither

ither

determiner
  1. a Scot word for other
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Word Origin and History for ither

Scottish form of other.

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