Word Origin for merse
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British Dictionary definitions for merse (2 of 2)
How to use merse in a sentence
Even in the fertile Merse there were parishes of which the minister received only from four to eight pounds sterling in cash.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
“I see him plainer than ever I did in the Merse,” said my master, looking up where the sun was bright in the west.A Monk of Fife|Andrew Lang
That seaside resort is a mushroom beside Berwick of the Merse, standing on its dignity of many sieges.Bonnie Scotland|A.R. Hope Moncrieff
But it was not here that Hepburn fell; that was elsewhere in the Merse.
To the Merse and to Allanbank there came word that the land was returning to his home.