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Skene ('Celtic Scotland,' i. 116, note) gives a critical account of the various biographies of Gildas.On Some Ancient Battle-Fields in Lancashire|Charles Hardwick
The words vich and dhu are Gaelic, the first meaning "descendant of," the second "black or swarthy."Lady of the Lake|Sir Walter Scott
Dr. Skene, who left town in 1753 in the same fashion, reached Edinburgh in nineteen days.The Great North Road: London to York|Charles G. Harper
In response they swarmed out as would have done the followers to the signal of Roderick Dhu.Prisons and Prayer: Or a Labor of Love|Elizabeth Ryder Wheaton
Well, I couldn't disappoint him after his being so kind to me—Mrs. Skene had made as much of me as if I was her own son.Cashel Byron's Profession|George Bernard Shaw