/ (jəɪt) /
Scot words for yellowhammer (def. 1) Also called: yellow-yite
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Word Origin for yite
C19: of unknown origin
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Example sentences from the Web for yite
Yite I yikes, and boo I yikes; and my dear papa be so very angy, when I tells him all about it.'The Maid of Sker|Richard Doddridge Blackmore