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noun Scot. and North England.
  1. earth.
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Historical Examples of yird

  • I wish our fonds were well oot of them, and in yird and stane, which is a constansie.

    The Ayrshire Legatees

    John Galt

  • By this time the day, or rather evening, had darkened down, and the yird drift had become choaking and perplexing.